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Kunming Zoo in China

Kunming Zoo
Typezoo
Founded1950
First elephant0
RegionYunnan
CountryChina

2014-02-19: An elephant kills its keeper at Kunming Zoo in Kunming city of southwest China's Yunnan province on Feb. 19, 2014. The keeper had worked in the zoo for 24 years and taken care of the elephant, born in 1992, for ten years, according to Yang Mei, director of the zoo.

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