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The safari park in Crimea has had its bank account blocked since the Russian annexation.
Fifty lions are at risk of starvation over the crisis in Ukraine.
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The move was part of a slew of economic restrictions imposed last month.
"There is only enough meat in the park for a few days," he said. "We will have to come up with something."
"It's impossible to explain to tigers that they have become victims of somebody's political ambitions or a revolution."
The park, which opened in 2012, is also home to tigers, giraffes, miniature zebras, parrots, ostriches, Himalayan bears, monkeys and kangaroos.
It sits on 90 acres of land that once housed a Cold War-era military base.