The tragedy of Swaziland’s elephants imprisoned in USA Zoos

The anniversary of Swaziland’s elephants now living in captivity should not be celebrated as a success for conservation

Swaziland elephants in captivity in the USA / Photo screencapped from KETV youtube

This week, the tragedy of seeing Swaziland’s elephants imprisoned inside a zoo in the USA was celebrated. Last year, despite conservationists and animal activists causing an uproar over the removal of these animals from Africa to #zoos in the west, Swaziland went ahead and shipped 18 of the animals to America.

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