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Baby elephant's birth webcast live


A zoo in Antwerp, Belgium, has provided a live webcast of the birth of one its elephants.

Mother Phyo Phyo delivered her as yet unnamed daughter on Sunday, after a labour that lasted 38 hours.

Also on hand to welcome the new arrival was aunt Yu Yu Yan, and sister May Tago.

It is the first baby elephant to be born in Belgium, according to the zoo.


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