Japan considers leaving IWC to resume commercial whale hunts

ABC News | 12/20/2018 | Staff
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Japan is considering leaving the International Whaling Commission to resume commercial hunts after unsuccessfully campaigning for decades to gain support for the cause.

The Fisheries Agency said Thursday officials haven't made a final decision but are considering the step.

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Japan's request for a resumption of commercial whaling was most recently denied at the IWC meeting in September. IWC imposed...
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