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Cowards on the run: Moment herd turns on hunters after they gun down bull elephant

GUY BIRCHALL: ‘Cowardly hunters flee in panic when a herd of elephants charged at them after they shot one of the bulls. Video shows two men trying to sneak up on the animals in the Nakabolelwa Conservancy in Namibia. The gunmen are seen aiming at the creature from a distance as one tells the other “hit it between the eyes”. Both fire and seem to hit one of the bulls causing it to stumble to the ground. But they are then forced to make a run for it after the herd turns on them and charges. A huge trumpet erupts from one of the elephants as the hunters become the hunted… According to the World Wide Fund for Nature, there are approximately 415 000 African elephants in the wild and the number is sharply declining due to the international ivory trade’. SOURCE…


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