Cyanide Poisoning Kills More Elephants in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe authorities say more than 80 elephants have been killed by poachers who poisoned the animals’ drinking water.

On Tuesday, more dead elephants were discovered at Hwange National Park, one of Africa’s largest wildlife sanctuaries, officials said.

Last month, investigators found dozens of dead elephants in the park. Their tusks had been removed. Investigators said the animals died after poachers laced their drinking water with cyanide.

Police have arrested nine suspected …