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Kenya / Elephants / Poaching #730107

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 05, 2003
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(Studio: Elizabeth Vargas) Report introduced.

(Tsavo, Kenya: Martin Seemungal) The plight of protecting the elephants of Kenya from poachers featured; scenes shown of the animals & park rangers on patrol in the fields & from the elephant orphanage. [Kenya Wildlife Service Hail OLEMBO†- says we could kill the elephants.] [Tsavo Park warden Peter LEITOROH†- says we are dealing with armed gangs.] [Orphanage director Daphne SHELDRICK††- says the ivory trade threatens the elephants.]

Vargas, Elizabeth;
Seemungal, Martin

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