Botswana, long an elephant refuge, faces poaching threat


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He pledged an extra sixty billion dollars for the continent's development as the open of summit with African leaders in Beijing to boost relations, China is the single largest bilateral financier of infrastructure in Africa. But critics warn that African nations have been going into unsustainable levels of debt with the Asian. Country. Mr. g admitted that there was a need to look at the commercial viability of some projects and to make cooperation more viable. He is quoted as saying that China's cooperation with Africa is clearly targeted at the major bottlenecks to development, and that resources for our cooperation on not to be spent on any vanity projects, but in places where they count the most. This is a story that we got to watch going into into the future China is investing heavily in African infrastructure. And so what was that? What does that mean? What would they be expecting? What will they be getting? As relates to resources from African countries. Also, a a sad story. From the continent. Particularly the country of Botswana. Yes. Carcasses of nearly ninety elephants have been found near a famous wildlife sanctuary in Botswana elephants without borders, which is conducting an aerial survey said the scale of poaching death is the largest seen in Africa ever. The spike coincides with Botswana's anti poaching unit being disarmed Botswana has the largest elephant population in the world. But poachers have been breaching. Borders. Destroying? Those magnificent animals is crazy. Crazy may. And that's for the most part feeding Asian. Request for. For ivory. This. Check out. Check to intersection malady is alum suggestion. Forty five is telling Syria and Russia and Iran to think twice about attacking the last major area of rebel controlled in Syria. Forty-five tweeted yesterday that Syrian President Bashar Al Assad must not recklessly attack. Leib province. He also said that Russia and Iran are taking a grave. Making a grave humanitarian mistake. 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