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Watch: Baby gorilla named 'Moke' born at National Zoo


WASHINGTON (WJLA) - The National Zoo announced the birth of a baby gorilla named Moke on Monday morning.

Moke, whose name means "junior" or "little one" in Lingala, was born at 6:25 p.m. Sunday, according to a tweet from the National Zoo.

Calaya, Moke's mother, has been caring for him and zoo officials say they're optimistic he we will do well.

Watch the birth below or by clicking here.

(WARNING: The video below is graphic. Viewer discretion advised.)

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