In the Italian Foreign Ministry confirmed the information about the death of compatriots. However, all the circumstances of the incident is still not clear.

Living in Padua Claudio Chiarelli and his son Massimiliano has long lived and worked in Zimbabwe. According to the publication, they had a professional Safari guides and helped in the fight against poachers.

According to preliminary information, it was on one such operation to neutralize the poachers themselves-the Italians took over the violators of the law.