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    Zimbabwe has lost its most iconic big cat. We’re saddened by the death of Zim’s beloved lion, Cecil. But Cecil isn’t alone—Africa has lost 30% of its lion population in the past two decades! That’s why AWF calls for a moratorium on all lion hunting. Help us protect lions like Cecil

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