The scene is happening in Zimbabwe. Accompanied by a “great hunting guide” he has offered, Olmeta chose to shoot an elephant in a trophy-free hunt, which is a cheaper performance because he will not bring his head back. the animal.
Source : Christophe Morio
Once the elephant is located, the former footballer is positioned and aims at the head, leaving him no chance. A brief run follows to approach the body of the dying animal. “Shoot”, suggests the hunting guide while you hear the cries of distress of the elephant. And Pascal Olmeta runs, finishing it at close range.
The two men then jubilant, clutch and seem to exchange congratulations. The last sequence shows Olmeta posing proudly, all smiles, next to the body of the animal.
A few days after the controversy Luc Alphand, whose photos alongside animals he had shot down had been taken by the page 30 million friends, Pascal Olmeta is in turmoil for a similar case.
[BREAKING] Vincent Bolloré announces the hiring of Olmeta as a football star columnist on iTélé. – Charcastique (@sharkastique) October 19, 2016
The former footballer has been the subject of sharp criticism on social networks since a video showing him participating in an elephant hunt has been massively shared on the internets.
According to the site the images date from 2012, and the scene is probably in Zimbabwe. You can also see Pascal posing in front of the dead elephant.
Pascal Olmeta is the founder of the association “A smile, a hope for life” The smile I see it but life … I’m still looking for … – aZoU ⵣ (@ Azou1er) October 19, 2016
Pascal is the founder of the association “A smile, a hope for life”
The smile I see but life … I’m still looking …
To sign the petition calling for the abolition of the trophy hunt launched by the Brigitte Bardot Foundation, click here.