Terrorist groups fuel rise in violent elephant poaching in central Africa

February 2, 2015 9:20 PM

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Terrorist groups fuel rise in violent elephant poaching in central Africa

Park rangers stand near the remains of three elephants that were killed by unknown poachers in the Garamba National Park, located in the Democratic Republic of Congo. (AP Photo/African Parks)

Elephant poaching is a on a dangerous and violent rise across central Africa, with some extremist groups even shooting the animals from helicopters and then using chainsaws to rip off their valuable tusks.

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