Botswana confirms ban on trophy hunting in wake of Cecil the Lion’s death

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The government of Botswana, neighbor to Zimbabwe and the Hwange National Park, from where famed and revered lion Cecil was lured and killed earlier this month, has confirmed a nationwide ban on trophy hunting. The news follows a wave of international outrage over Cecil’s slaughter at the hands of American hunter Walter James Palmer.

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