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Japan wants to change voting rules at IWC to hunt for more whale species

Tuesday, July 3rd 2018 - 08:49 UTC
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Australia and other anti-whaling nations are seeking a showdown with Japan as Tokyo attempts to resume commercial whaling later this year. Japanese officials have reportedly confirmed the country's attempt to alter voting rules and allow hunting of whale species with “healthy” numbers at an International Whaling Commission (IWC) meeting in Brazil in September. Read full article


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  • chronic

    Poor ozzies.

    Concentrate on protecting the altar boys.

    Jul 03rd, 2018 - 12:34 pm - Link - Report abuse -1
  • Terence Hill

    chronic i.e pathological
    At least their doing something, unlike a waste of space like you.

    Jul 04th, 2018 - 12:33 am - Link - Report abuse +1
  • chronic

    TH, poor canookie sock puppet.

    Jul 04th, 2018 - 12:06 pm - Link - Report abuse -2
  • Skip

    Thank you for your concern Chronic, but don't worry yourself. Our government can concentrate on more than one thing at a time and isn't restricted to a dotard's limited concentration span to guide it.

    Jul 04th, 2018 - 01:47 pm - Link - Report abuse +2
  • Terence Hill

    chronic i.e pathological
    “..sock puppet”
    “If your brains were dynamite there wouldn't be enough to blow your hat off.” Kurt Vonnegut

    Jul 04th, 2018 - 02:17 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • chronic

    Ohhh - that hit a nerve.

    Ozz is right up their with US on aboriginal/immigrant abuse!

    US has a special gift waiting for oz.

    Jul 05th, 2018 - 01:30 pm - Link - Report abuse -1
  • Skip

    Cool story, bro!

    Is that special gift increased market share for our agricultural exports? Gee thanks for that!

    Jul 07th, 2018 - 12:42 am - Link - Report abuse 0

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