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Spain’s King Juan Carlos Facing Calls To Abdicate Over African Hunting TripUpdate 19 April 2012: Spanish King Apologizes For Botswana Elephant Hunt
April 16, 2012
Spain’s King Juan Carlos is facing an onslaught of criticism -- including calls for his abdication -- following an elephant-hunting expedition in the southern African nation of Botswana...
Quote: "The sight of a monarch hunting elephants in Africa when the economic crisis in our country is causing so many problems for Spaniards does not set a good example."
---> El Mundo
Spanish Embassies/Consulates around the world
Link: Spanish king under fire for elephant hunting trip
Other EVANA-articles about this topic:
Spanish WWF sacks King Juan Carlos over elephant hunt (en)
Urge Botswana President to Stop Elephant Hunting (en)
Spain: Even a royal shot can backfire! (en)
Russia: King of Spain Shoots a Drunken Bear Dead (en)