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Hurrah, at last some good news for all you greenies out there...

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Callisto · 21/12/2007 08:37

Japan has decided to postpone their plan to hunt up to 50 humpback whales, mainly due to pressure from Australia and the US.

Linbk here: news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/7155255.stm

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Callisto · 21/12/2007 08:39

Though I am hearing right now on R4 that it was actually down to the IWC directly requesting they postpone. Nothing to do with Oz threatening to defend the humpbacks with its navy then...

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ruty · 21/12/2007 19:01

Good for Oz and its navy. hope Japan backs down properly but fear they won't.

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