Japan hopes to gain UN approval to resume whaling

September 4, 2014 2:35 AM

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The International Court of Justice imposed a moratorium on Japan’s scientific whaling program in March.

Japan’s Fisheries Agency is revising the whaling research program that the UN’s International Court of Justice condemned in March as not scientific enough to justify the killing of minke whales in the Antarctic Ocean. The agency will announce its intention and basic plan at the International Whaling...

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