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Hurriyet Dailynews 2014.08.19 15:32
100,000 elephants killed in Africa, study finds NAIROBI - The Associated Press AP Photo Poachers killed an estimated 100,000 elephants across Africa between 2010 and 2012, a huge spike in the continent's death rate of the world's largest mammals because of an increased demand for ivory in China and other Asian nations, a new study published Monday found. Warnings about massive elephant slaughters have been ringing for years, but
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