Watch Out, Whales!

Frustrated by the International Whaling Commission's reluctance to lift a six- year-old ban on hunting minke whales they say have since become sufficiently plentiful, Iceland has quit the IWC and Norway is defiant. Environmentalists fear that could lead to hunting other, more endangered whales.


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