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Issues of the day: Orangutan dies after accidentally burned

  • The Jakarta Post

| Fri, September 7 2012 | 10:56 am

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A male orangutan clings to a treetop, in an attempt to avoid villagers who were trying to chase him out from their plantations in Parit Wak Dongkak village, West Kalimantan, on Sunday. The ape accidentally caught fire, and died on Wednesday night. (Antara/Jessica Helena Wuysang)

A male orangutan, which was accidentally set alight by villagers in West Kalimantan, di...