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Park rangers lack resources to combat poachers in Africa

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Lions of a herd in Masai Mara, southwest Kenya
Lions of a herd in Masai Mara, southwest Kenya Benh Lieu Song/Wikimedia Commons
By: Raïssa Ioussouf
6 min

Park rangers protecting endangered wildlife have to deal with well-armed gangs of poachers in Africa and around the world. In regions such as Central Africa, park rangers lack the resources and training to repel poachers, some of them former army soldiers. Chris Galliers, Chairman of Game rangers association of Africa talks about this issue. 

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