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Whale Hunting Ban

Japan Seeks Approval For Whale Hunting Despite UN Ruling

AP | By DUSAN STOJANOVIC | Posted 11.17.2014 | Green

PORTOROZ, Slovenia (AP) — Japan sought international backing Wednesday for its highly criticized plan to resume whale hunting in the Antarctic next ...

Is Anti-Whaling Pressure Working On Japan?

The New York Times | ANDREW C. REVKIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The closing line of Martin Fackler's weekend article about fading passion for whaling in a Japanese whaling town is stark and telling: "Japan doesn...

As Whale Species Rebound, Delegates Reevaluate Commercial Hunting Ban

The Washington Post | Juliet Eilperin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

A quarter-century after the first anti-hunting regulations were approved, several whale populations have stabilized and a few seem to be rebounding. ...