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Japan Plans New Whale Hunt With Reduced Quotas, Despite Court Ruling

Reuters | Posted 01.18.2015 | Green

TOKYO, Nov 18 (Reuters) - Japan on Tuesday unveiled plans to resume whale hunting in the Southern Ocean despite an international court ruling that p...

Japanese Whaling Program Under Scrutiny

AP | By DARKO BANDIC | Posted 11.15.2014 | Green

PORTOROZ, Slovenia (AP) — Japan's intention to resume whale hunts in the Antarctic — despite a ruling by the top U.N. court — topped the agenda ...

Japan Plans To Resume Antarctic Whale Hunt Next Year

AP | By MARI YAMAGUCHI | Posted 11.03.2014 | Green

TOKYO (AP) — Japan is seeking international support for its plans to hunt minke whales in the Antarctic Ocean next year by scaling down the whaling ...

Japan Defends Controversial Whaling Program

AP | By MIKE CORDER | Posted 09.01.2013 | Green

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Japan launched an impassioned defense Tuesday of its harpooning of whales in the icy seas around Antarctica, insisting...