06 Oct '11, 5am

Japan Will Resume Killing Whales In December | Care2 Causes

Japan Will Resume Killing Whales In December | Care2 Causes

Japan will go ahead with whaling in the Antarctic this year under heightened security to fend off activists who have vowed to disrupt the annual hunt, the country’s fisheries minister said Tuesday. The International Whaling Commission banned commercial whaling in 1986, but Japan, Norway and Iceland continue to hunt whales despite worldwide opposition. Under a provision of the ban, Japan is permitted to kill around 1,000 whales in the Southern Ocean every year for “scientific research.” Sea Shepherds Forced A Temporary Suspension Of Whale Hunt The Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, a U.S.-based environmental group, has rejected that argument, saying the whale meat is sold in Japan and served in restaurants. And Japan’s whale hunts have become increasingly tense because of clashes with the anti-whaling group. In February 2010, I reported here that Japan had temporarily suspe...

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