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In Uganda, four poachers were arrested for the murder of an extremely rare mountain gorilla. On it informs “bi-Bi-si”.
Offenders face life imprisonment or a fine of up to 5.4 million dollars. Mountain gorillas are on the brink of extinction: in the world there are only about a thousand individuals. They are also listed in the Red book.
Rare animals found only in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Rwanda and Uganda.
Earlier, the biologist, the party conferences of the UN Conventions in the field of protection of animals and biodiversity Maria Vorontsova told what animals are at risk of Contracting coronavirus from a man. At risk have been apes. Vorontsov assured that it is for this reason under protection were gorillas in Africa.
Video, photo All from Russia.