The cubs, two males and one female, were born Oct. 2 at the Zion Wildlife Gardens on New Zealand's North Island. Park manager Nick Coc-Kroft said the royal white Bengal tiger has been extinct in the wild since 1958, and now can be seen only in captivity.
The three cubs bring the total number of the tigers worldwide to 123, Coc-Kroft said. Two of the tiger cubs will be sent to a world heritage reserve in South Africa in a few months and the other cub will be retained for the garden's breeding program, Coc-Kroft said, AP reports.
In response to the unlawful December 1 arrest and detention of Chinese tech giant Huawei's chief financial officer Sabrina Meng Wanzhou by Canadian authorities in Vancouver at the behest of the Trump regime, facing possible unacceptable extradition to the US, Beijing warned its high-tech personnel last month against traveling to America unless it's essential.
Rescuers found the pilot of one of the two Su-34 fighters that had collided in midair in the Far East on January 18