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Rare Gorillas Under Threat Due to Congo War

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- 3242 days ago -
The critically endangered Mountain Gorillas of DR Congo have been under threat and unprotected by Rangers for exactly 3 months due to ongoing fighting between the army and rebel forces. This is the longest period the gorillas have been unguarded

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. (0)
Wednesday December 5, 2007, 12:28 pm
Sad that these magnificent gorillas (like all wildlife) end up suffering for the cruelty and destruction brought on by man's inability to get along with their fellow man. Noted with thanks, Cher.

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Wednesday December 5, 2007, 1:03 pm
Cher these are my guys here...I did a bake sale of my pies and I am sending the monies to Wildlife Direct. I so hope we can save and protect these guys...I plan to go see them...if it isnt too late....Blessed Be.

Mari 's (1356)
Thursday December 6, 2007, 2:15 am
Poor Babies :(

Mari 's (1356)
Thursday December 6, 2007, 2:16 am
Poor Babies :(
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