As war continues, Libyan animals suffer

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Animal-rescue efforts took place at the Tripoli Zoo during the revolution as 15 staff members risked their lives to feed and take care of the animals. Shell bombings and bullet holes can be seen in various parts of the zoo. Lack of water posed a threat to hippos while an elderly siberian tiger died from stress. [CNN]

By Editor | 10:49:10 AM EDT | 12 September 2011 | Share