Japan | Japan loses whaling vote, but sector still afloat – just

Japan loses whaling vote, but sector still afloat – just

An industry that fields only six whaling vessels and one aging mothership survives thanks to emotive memories and powerful support

September 19, 2018 11:44 AM (UTC+8)
A minke whale onboard the Nisshin Maru, part of the Japanese whaling fleet, at sea in Antarctic waters on September 10, 2018. Photo: AFP/Sea Shepherd Global/Glenn Lockitch
A minke whale onboard the Nisshin Maru, part of the Japanese whaling fleet, at sea in Antarctic waters on September 10, 2018. Photo: AFP/Sea Shepherd Global/Glenn Lockitch
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