Rabat - Poachers killed five elephants in Kenya’s Tsavo National Park on Monday; right around the time the world began mourning the death of Cecil, a lion shot by an American man in Zimbabwe.

An illegal ivory stockpile is burned at the Tsavo National Park in Kenya on July 20, 2011, approximately 350 kilometers southeast of the capital Nairobi. TONY KARUMBA/AFP/Getty Images
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