Category: elephants

Botswana offers to send 20,000 elephants to Germany, saying it should try looking after them instead of criticizing

Botswana’s elephant population is causing concern for the country’s leaders. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya Botswana’s President, Mokgweetsi Masisi, threatened to send 20,000 elephants to Germany. It came after Germany suggested there should be limits on importing hunting trophies. Germans should “live together with the animals, in the way you are trying to tell us to,” Masisi said. Botswana’s president Mokgweetsi Masisi said he wants to send 20,000 wild…