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Australia Lodges Complaint After Japan Whalers Confront Sea Shepherd Activists


Animals  (tags: Sea Shepherd, anti-whaling, whales, animal rights, Paul Watson, Japan, whalers, activists attacked, Australian waters, formal protest, Tokyo )

Brian
- 564 days ago - commondreams.org
"After discovering a support ship for a Japanese whaling fleet in pursuit of environmental activists Australian waters this week, the Australian government filed an official protest with Tokyo demanding the fleet leave its territorial waters..."



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Constance F. (433)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 12:16 am
Excellent ! shared.
 

Danuta Watola (1191)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 3:54 am
noted
 

M s (2)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 2:00 pm
i hope all of japans fleet sink in shark infested water I loathe japan and all it stands for
 

Theodore Shayne (56)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 2:08 pm
Australia does have a navy doesn't it? Politely but firmly escort them out of Australian waters.
 

Natalie V. (27)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 2:21 pm
noted, thanks
 

Mitchell D. (130)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 2:31 pm
There is a phrase that has come out of Buddhism, maybe it is a prayer to some: "May all sentient beings be free from suffering." Whales are certainly sentient beings, and the Japanese are acting poorly.
 

Svetlana B. (18)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 3:04 pm
Noted
 

Nimue P. (230)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 5:51 pm
About bloody time our government did something, they've not been supporting Sea Shepherd the way they should have. Hope they continue to do the right thing. Go Sea Shepherd! Paul Watson you are my hero! And Bob Brown I kind of like you too :)
 

Brian M. (145)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 9:07 pm
We must confront all corporations and nations that commit environmental crimes against humanity.
 

Suzanne L. (152)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 9:13 pm
Good on ya Austrailia. Boo whalers. The Japanese are behaving badly.
 

Christine Stewart (131)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 9:30 pm
Yay for Australia!
 
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