Below is a guest post by the animal and human rights activist and supporter of free software Luis Leonel
YONGKI: ANOTHER DEFENSELESS AND INNOCENT VICTIM OF HUMAN GREED
Instead of rising majestically to his full height of 10 feet, the massive animal remained on the ground. Yongki, an endangered Sumatran elephant, was slaughtered for his precious ivory tusks.
YONGKI, ENDANGERED SUMATRAN ELEPHANT AND LOYAL ‘PARK RANGER,’ KILLED BY POACHERS
“There are just 2,400 to 2,800 Sumatran elephants in the wild, according to the World Wildlife Fund. These animals are critically endangered, having lost half of their population in one generation. They are threatened by poaching and deforestation in their native Asian habitat. “
BELOVED ELEPHANT YONGKI KILLED BY POACHERS FOR HIS IVORY IN INDONESIA
Twitter hashtag #RIPYongki.
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Justice for Beloved Elephant Murdered for His Tusks