RIP Yongki

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Jakarta. Authorities in Indonesia have launched a formal investigation into the death of an iconic Sumatran elephant at a national park who was believed to have been killed by poachers for his tusks.

Environment and Forestry Minister Siti Nurbaya Bakar said in Jakarta on Wednesday that she had ordered a coordinated probe into the death of the popular bull elephant, affectionately known as Yongki, saying, “our task is to find out every suspect who was involved in this devastating death.”

More at Jakarta Globe > http://thejakartaglobe.com/news/minister-calls-investigation-killing-elephant-tusks/

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