Orphaned Gorilla
Patrick Karabaranga, a warden at the Virunga national park, plays with an orphaned mountain gorilla in the gorilla sanctuary in the park headquarters at Rumangabo in the east of the Democratic Republic of Congo. The Virunga park is home to 210 mountain gorillas, approximately a quarter of the world’s population. The four orphans that live in the sanctuary are the only mountain gorillas in the world not living in the wild, having been brought here after their parents were killed by poachers or as a result of traffickers trying to smuggle them out of the park
Photograph: PHIL MOORE/AFP/Getty Images
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Orphaned Gorilla

Patrick Karabaranga, a warden at the Virunga national park, plays with an orphaned mountain gorilla in the gorilla sanctuary in the park headquarters at Rumangabo in the east of the Democratic Republic of Congo. The Virunga park is home to 210 mountain gorillas, approximately a quarter of the world’s population. The four orphans that live in the sanctuary are the only mountain gorillas in the world not living in the wild, having been brought here after their parents were killed by poachers or as a result of traffickers trying to smuggle them out of the park

Photograph: PHIL MOORE/AFP/Getty Images