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Kruger National Park - News Archive

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  1. Arrests in connection with rhino poaching top the 350 mark

    Category: Security/Border Security

    More proof of the Kruger National Park’s “attraction” for poachers is that well over half of arrests nationally in connection with wildlife, particularly rhino, poaching in the first half of this year ...
    Wednesday, 26 July 2017
  2. Rhino kill numbers down slightly in first six months of 2017

    Category: Security/Border Security

    ... Town today (Monday 24 July). The country’s iconic Kruger National park remains the preferred target of poachers, most coming from Mozambique. Parks rangers have to date found 243 rhino carcasses, ...
    Monday, 24 July 2017
  3. Defence Industry Strategy document identifies two military UAV suppliers

    Category: Industry/Industry

    ... Denel Dynamics, during the bush war. Israeli UAVs were also used by South African forces during this time. A Seeker 200 with full operational support was deployed to the Kruger National Park to assist ...
    Thursday, 13 July 2017
  4. A ranger’s view on rhino poaching

    Category: Security/Border Security

    ... involved in armed skirmishes, sometimes on a daily basis. The Game Ranger’s Association of Africa (GRAA) reports rangers working in South Africa’s Kruger National Park (KNP) refer to the iconic ...
    Tuesday, 11 July 2017
  5. Feature: Protecting South Africa's borders

    Category: Joint/Military Art & Science

    ... the South African National Defence Force. Land Border: 4 862 km with six countries, with very different and sometimes difficult terrain – consider the Richtersveld, the Kruger National Park ...
    Friday, 07 July 2017
  6. Public/private partnership reduces rhino poaching

    Category: Security/Border Security

    On the western boundary of the Kruger National Park, private and community-owned game reserves under the Greater Kruger Environmental Protection Foundation (GKEPF) banner have joined forces with conservation ...
    Wednesday, 28 June 2017
  7. Genesis K9 Group supporting anti-poaching operations in SA and Mozambique

    Category: Security/Border Security

    ... poachers. Dogs have been sold for anti-poaching duties to vendors for operations in the Kruger National Park, the flagship in the SANParks stable, as well as the privately owned Sabi Sands and Timbavati ...
    Friday, 23 June 2017
  8. CSIR showcases innovative security technology

    Category: Joint/Science & Defence Technology

    ... for the Kruger National Park, to detect poachers’ vehicles. The Kruger is currently upgrading some of its border gates with number plate recognition and other technology in an effort to control poachers ...
    Friday, 02 June 2017
  9. Operation Corona recording several successes – defence minister

    Category: Security/Border Security

    ... year; we have recovered 84 vehicles, we have confiscated contraband worth R13 million plus; and of course you would know that in the area of Kruger National Park, we are also working very closely with ...
    Friday, 12 May 2017
  10. Mapisa-Nqakula praises soldiers deployed on border protection

    Category: Security/Border Security

    ... immigrants into South Africa and preventing cross-border crime. Soldiers deployed in the Kruger National park assist rangers and other law enforcement agencies in the ongoing battle against rhino poaching. ...
    Friday, 05 May 2017