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Top UN court orders Japan to end Antarctic whale hunt

By Agence France-Presse
Monday, March 31, 2014 6:37 EDT
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Top UN court orders Japan to end Antarctic whale hunt (via AFP)

The UN’s top court on Monday ordered Japan to stop its annual whale hunt in the Antarctic, rejecting Tokyo’s argument that it is for scientific purposes. “Japan shall revoke any existant authorisation, permit or licence granted in relation to Jarpa…



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