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Fatal Firefight in Congo Park Highlights Threats to Rangers

Shot by elephant poachers, the manager of Congo's Garamba National Park asked a ranger for help to bind his leg with a tourniquet to slow blood loss.   "While we were doing this, I could hear another person get hit on our right, and then within a few seconds, also hear another person get hit on my left,'' Erik Mararv said in an interview with The Associated Press in Johannesburg, where he received medical treatment.   Three rangers — half of a unit that...

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