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Despite Ruling, Japan to Resume Whaling in Antarctic Ocean

Japan has decided to resume whaling in the Antarctic Ocean by the end of March after a hiatus since last year, a move likely to prompt international outrage. The International Court of Justice ruled in March last year that Japan's decades-old whale hunt in the Antarctic should stop, prompting Tokyo to cancel the bulk of its whaling for the 2014/2015 season. The Japanese Fisheries Agency on Friday notified the International Whaling Commission that Japan will resume whaling in the...

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