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Australia Unlikely to Monitor Japan Whaling

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- 3902 days ago -
CANBERRA (Reuters) - Australia's government is unlikely to send ships to monitor Japanese whaling in the Antarctic this season, lawmakers said Tuesday, after clashes with activists last year led to a diplomatic protest from Tokyo. Canberra last year se


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Laurie W (189)
Tuesday November 11, 2008, 4:30 pm
Scientific...?? Does that include the great observation that your "test specimen" 1) if slaughtered no longer can be studied..if that's what you prefer to call this 2) The continuation of this type of "scientific" study will eliminate your test subject. If mother nature could just turn the tables to those with this thinking...

Jenny Dooley (830)
Wednesday November 12, 2008, 12:12 am
Such sad news - foretelling future tragedy.

Marena Chen (200)
Wednesday November 12, 2008, 9:20 am
What a cowardly reaction. I did not expect that from Australia. I thought they had more intestinal fortitude.

Pam F (221)
Thursday November 13, 2008, 2:19 am
The majority of pollies,including Austraian ones,are terred with the same brush,Marena.
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