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S African group abandons leopard skins

Religious group Shembe goes for fake fur for traditional ceremonies to protect big cats from extinction.

    In South Africa, members of a leading traditional religious group, Shembe, have long worn leopard skins for worship. However, with big cats facing extinction, they are now going for fake fur.

    Al Jazeera's Victoria Gatenby reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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