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UAE royals allowed to hunt rare houbara bustards

ISLAMABAD: The federal government has issued special permission to Emir of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al-Nahyan and four other members of the royal family to hunt the internationally protected houbara bustard during the 2019-20 hunting season. According to

The killing season

The hunting season for the endangered houbara bustard is underway. The migratory bird arrives in Pakistan this time of the year. Hunting is officially banned but exceptions are made for Arab royals for their hunting trips. This year the federal