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Justice for the Tokyo Two - justice for whales, coming our way?

Feature story | 15 May, 2009 at 0:00

Justice is starting to go the Tokyo Two way: A court in Aomori, Japan, has delivered a series of setbacks to the prosecution in the trial of Junichi Sato and Toru Suzuki (the activists known as the Tokyo Two) - and the Japanese government's...

Icelanding whaling support declines

Feature story | 16 September, 2003 at 0:00

Our presence in Iceland is starting to turn the tide of opinion on this North Atlantic Island. The Icelandic Government is now reviewing the so-called "scientific whaling" programme and the Prime Minister recently indicated that if no export...

First fin whales killed in Iceland

Feature story | 19 June, 2009 at 0:00

The whaling boat Hvalur 9 dragged two massive fin whales up to the ancient whaling station ramp at Hvalförður in the early hours. If it were not for Iceland’s midnight sun the whalers would have been sneaking in under the cover of the night – a...

Taking the whaling debate to the Japanese people

Feature story | 26 January, 2009 at 0:00

We have officially opened a new Communications Centre in the northern fishing district of Aomori. As we mark 20 years of non-violent environmental campaigning in Japan this year, we're bringing our message of healthy oceans, whale protection, and...

Japan's whaling programme in disarray

Feature story | 12 November, 2008 at 0:00

As the whaling fleet prepares to depart Japan, evidence is mounting of an industry in crisis, as new revelations of financial and image problems add to the woes of the scandal-plagued industry.

Greenpeace Condemns Japanese Government's Whaling Subsidy Increase

Press release | 27 October, 2011 at 5:15

Tokyo, 27 October 2011 – Greenpeace joined a coalition of Japanese NGOs (1) today in condemning the Japanese government's latest attempt to prop up its so-called "scientific" whaling programme, demanding the ¥2.28 billion (US$30 million) subsidy...

BREAKING: Japan's 'research whaling' ruled illegal by International Court of Justice

Blog entry by Tom Ganderton | 31 March, 2014 53 comments

UPDATE: The Government of Japan has officially cancelled plans to hunt whales in the Southern Ocean this coming year. (Detailed update at bottom. ) Original post: Whales everywhere will be jumping for joy today. Why?

Whaling On Trial

Publication | 28 April, 2011 at 3:30

In early 2010, two Greenpeace activists went on trial in Japan in an unprecedented court case - one that court papers will register simply as a case of theft and trespass but which, over the course of the past two years, has become so much more.

Save whales, not whaling

Feature story | 23 April, 2010 at 15:56

A proposal to keep the dying whaling industries on life support has just been unveiled by the International Whaling Commission (IWC) -- instead of a concrete plan to safeguard whales.

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