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Zimbabwe's most famous lion killed by a hunter

A manhunt is underway in Zimbabwe for a hunter accused of killing one of the country's most famous lions. He allegedly paid fifty-thousand euros for the chance to kill 'Cecil' the lion earlier this month, prompting outrage in the country. Johnny Rodrigues, Chairman for Zimbabwe Conservation Task Force in Harare told Newsday more.

(Photo: Cecil the Lion. Credit: Paula French)

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