Tanzania national park chimpanzees launch a brutal attack

The group circle their leader and wrestle the screaming chimp to the ground  They then proceed to stab the cowering alpha male with nearby branches The leader desperately tries to hide himself against a rock but it's no use Chimps arrange themselves into warring gangs and raid each other's territory

By Luke Barnes For Mailonline

Published: 09:27 BST, 1 August 2017 | Updated: 09:29 BST, 1 August 2017


This is the moment a gang of chimpanzees ruthlessly dethrone their alpha male - by viciously attacking him and leaving him bloodied on the ground.

The rebellious group circle their leader, wrestle him to the ground and stab him with nearby branches. 

Other pieces of video footage show the five mutinous chimps punching the alpha in the back as he tried to hide itself against a rock.

Chimpanzees show aggression towards the alpha male of their troop because if successful in overruling them, they will be rewarded with mates, food and the

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