Zimbabwe horse (or Elephant) trading

A bizarre story has recently come out of Zimbabwe. Grace Mugabe, the politically powerful wife of the aging president Robert Mugabe, has come up with a plan to settle a debt to China with 35 young elephants, eight lions, 12 hyenas and a giraffe. The debt was incurred in 1998 when Zimbabwe sent troops and…

via The problem with Zimbabwe’s plan to pay off its decades old debt to China with elephants — Quartz

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