A shepherd allegedly killed a brown bear with his bare hands when it charged him as he tended his flock.
Blazo Grkovic gave the beast a ‘bear hug’ and strangled it as it swiped him with its paws and tried to bite him.
‘I grabbed it round the throat and squeezed and squeezed until it collapsed,’ the Bosnian said.
The 48-year-old, from a mountain region near Foča, in Bosnia and Herzegovina, went on to describe how he fought close up with the animal.
He admitted it was a tough battle and he was…