Africa’s Donkeys Are Being Stolen and Slaughtered for Chinese Medicine

JOHANNESBURG — How did a popular period drama on Chinese TV help lead to the theft and brutal slaughter of millions of donkeys in Africa? It all started when fans…

Has the wildlife ‘Red List’ let Africa’s big cats down?

Paris (AFP) Lions and cheetahs are closer to extinction than the relevant Red List of Endangered Species suggests, according to conservationists, who warn that sharp population declines could go undetected.…