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What will Japan learn by resuming 'research' whaling?

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Wed 9 Jul, AT 13:03

Japan announces it will resume 'scientific whaling' in 2015, despite ban by the ICJ

Japan ‘to suspend whaling’ but is hunt over for good?

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Wed 26 Sep, AT 12:23

Japanese fisheries agency says factory ship needs repairs and whaling fleet might therefore not set sail

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Sea Shepherd leader, wanted by Interpol, prepares for 'whale wars'

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Fri 21 Sep, AT 14:38

Paul Watson plans to stop Japanese whaling 'completely', but arrest warrant means he might not be able to reach his own fleet

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Japan suspends whaling as economic reality hits

Wed 16 Feb, AT 11:46

Sea Shepherd's harassment blamed, but is debt-hit Tokyo simply unable to subsidise whale hunt?

Japanese men carve up a whale

Australia takes Japan to court over whaling

Tue 1 Jun, AT 18:24

Australia tells International Court of Justice that Japan’s scientific research is a thinly veiled commercial hunt

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Victory for Sea Shepherd as whale catch halved

Tue 13 Apr, AT 17:58

The Japanese whaling fleet caught half its quota this year thanks to harassment from activists