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World  (tags: Whaling, Japan, Antarctic, North Pacific, Moratorium )

- 1178 days ago -
ItâEUR(TM)s now obvious to JapanâEUR(TM)s fisheries officials what has been known to the rest of the world for decades, that it has been carrying out illegal whaling in the Antarctic and the North Pacific.
International Court Rules Japan's 'Research' Whaling Illegal in Landmark Case
World  (tags: whaling, Japan, international law )

- 1934 days ago -
In a stunning victory for the whales, the International Court of Justice announced their binding decision today in the landmark case of Australia v. Japan, ruling that Japan's JARPA II whaling program in the Antarctic is not for scientific purposes ...
Sympathy for Japan, But No to Whaling, Says Australia
World  (tags: whaling, no to japanese whaling, australian government, tsunami )

- 2928 days ago -
Tsunami-hit Japan may find sympathy from other nations at this year's global whaling meeting, but this should not cloud opposition to killing whales, Australian minister Tony Burke said Monday.
ACTION ALERT: Tell the EU Presidency: Iceland Is Welcome, But Not Its Whaling! PLEASE SIGN !
World  (tags: whaling, european commission, iceland, ban whaling, whales, protection, government )

- 2947 days ago -
Iceland is a member of the International Whaling Commission but it doesn't honor the body's ban on commercial whaling. Iceland wants to join the European Union and continue to kill whales despite European legislation protecting these animals.
World  (tags: whalers carters, IWC, whaling commission, wordwide outrage, whaling )

- 3352 days ago -
The Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society (WDCS) have responded to an International Whaling Commission (IWC) whaling "peace" plan with the accusation that the plan is nothing more than a "Whalers Charter".
A Sea of Deceit and Capitulation
World  (tags: IWC, whaling, commission, wordwide outrage, obama administration, conservation, protection )

- 3368 days ago -
The trajectory of the International Whaling Commission (IWC), meeting in Morocco this June, is on a disastrous course for the world's whales. A new proposal to resume commercial whaling will be presented at the IWC summit. Simply put, it's an awful dea.
ACTION ALERT: Whaling Should Be on Trial, Not the People Opposing It!!
World  (tags: whaling, japanese government, greenpeace, activists, trial )

- 3433 days ago -
Junichi and Toru have acted in the public interest by exposing large scale embezzlement inside the whaling industry - yet they are on trial. They have continued to make their voices heard despite facing intimidation by the Japanese authorities and up to
Australia Threatens Japan With Court Action Over Whale Hunt
World  (tags: australian government, meetings, lawsuit, whaling, japan, stop by november )

- 3435 days ago -
Japan's foreign minister visits Australia Saturday for bi-lateral talks. Among the topics expected to be discussed is the sensitive issue of whaling. Australia is strongly opposed to Japan's annual whale harvest in the Southern Ocean and has threatened
Japan Breached Human Rights of Greenpeace Protesters, Says UN
World  (tags: japan, whale killers, whaling, greenpeace protesters, united nations, . human rights )

- 3447 days ago -
A United Nations committee has ruled that the Japanese Government repeatedly breached human rights guarantees in pursuit of two Greenpeace whistleblowers who exposed an illegal trade in whale meat. The finding is seen as an embarrassment for Japan before
Useless Research Whaling Should Be Abolished
World  (tags: Japan, whaling, research whaling, Antarctic Ocean, abolish, ICR, fisheries ministry, oppsition, Japan, DPJ, IWC )

- 3462 days ago -
POINT OF VIEW / Shohei Yamamoto - Since Japan virtuary gave up commercial whaling, it has caught 9,000 minke whales in the Antarctic Ocean in the name of scientific research whaling. The company that undertakes research whaling operations by providing
Norway's Whaling: Disregarding Welfare, Defying Logic
World  (tags: whaling, norway, international outrage, minke whale killings, destruction )

- 3507 days ago -
Norway's recently announced 2010 whaling quota is their largest since choosing to defy the International Whaling Commission (IWC) moratorium - effectively a ban - on commercial whaling in 1993. But as Norway take hunting to new levels, so WSPA's defence
Sea Shepherd Captain Arrested in Portugal Released After 4 Hours
World  (tags: Sea Shepherd, Paul Watson, Portugal, IWC, whaling )

- 3678 days ago -
Paul Watson was arrested at Madiera airport as he arrived for this week's meeting of the International Whaling Commission (IWC) in Portugal. He was released after 4 hours of questioning.
Esperanza Webcams | Greenpeace International - Live Web Cam
World  (tags: esperanza, southern ocean, greenpeace, japan, whaling, whales, antarctica )

- 4195 days ago -
Here you can witness just what is happening at all hours from the web cams on the Esperanza. refreshes every 30 seconds and you can access hours previously.
Greenpeace Harassing Whaling Fleet - Southern Ocean
World  (tags: greenpeace, whaling, whales, japan, japanese, refueling, illegal, southern ocean, antarctic )

- 4195 days ago -
GREENPEACE activists in an inflatable boat are trying to stop the Japanese whaling factory ship from refuelling in Antarctic waters, the environment group says. The protesters had been running their boat between the Nisshin Maru and the Oriental Bluebird
Ship Renamed After Steve Irwin - Australia
World  (tags: australia, steve irwin, terri irwin, whaling, ship, Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, japanese )

- 4243 days ago -
AN anti-whaling ship has been named after the late Crocodile Hunter Steve Irwin as it sets off to intercept Japanese whalers in the Southern Ocean. The Sea Shepherd Conservation Society has been given permission to use Irwin's name by his widow Terri

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