Botswana defends decision to lift elephant hunting ban
26 May 2019 | 1:19 pm
Botswana government fends off criticism over its decision to end a five year ban on elephant hunting saying it was only a suspension to see what was happening in their ecosystem, whilst assuring that the move will not reduce the animals' population.
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