Aufregung um Charlotte

Welt / 12.05.2015 • 22:48 Uhr / 2 Minuten Lesezeit
A female baby monkey named Charlotte is held by its mother at the Takasakiyama Natural Zoological Garden in Oita, southwestern Japan, in this photo taken by Kyodo May 8, 2015. The city, which manages the zoo, said on Friday it has decided not to rename the monkey even though the zoo had received more than 300 calls and email messages that protest or criticize its choice of the name, with some denouncing the move as
A female baby monkey named Charlotte is held by its mother at the Takasakiyama Natural Zoological Garden in Oita, southwestern Japan, in this photo taken by Kyodo May 8, 2015. The city, which manages the zoo, said on Friday it has decided not to rename the monkey even though the zoo had received more than 300 calls and email messages that protest or criticize its choice of the name, with some denouncing the move as „disrespectful to Britain“, Kyodo reported. Mandatory credit REUTERS/Kyodo ATTENTION EDITORS – THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. MANDATORY CREDIT. JAPAN OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN JAPAN. THIS IMAGE WAS PROCESSED BY REUTERS TO ENHANCE QUALITY, AN UNPROCESSED VERSION WILL BE PROVIDED SEPARATELY.

Dieses Äffchen im Mount-Takasaki-Affenpark in Japan hat für Entrüstung gesorgt, weil es ausgerechnet nach dem zweiten Royal Baby, Charlotte, benannt wurde. Foto: reuters