Updated at 18:29,16-01-2018

Strange animal shot by hunters in Kobryn District

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Strange animal shot by hunters in Kobryn District
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The strange animal was killed by hunters near the village of Habovichy, Kobryn District in December 2017. It was indentified with the help of a DNA test conducted by the State Legal Expertise Committee in Minsk. The international DNA database was used for the identification. It is neither a wolf nor a fox. It is a golden jackal. This is a new (82nd) species on the list of Belarus’ mammals, SB. Belarus Today reports.