Japan Lifts 30-Year Commercial Whaling Ban – Claims It’s A ‘Cultural And Nutritional Necessity’

Reading Time: < 1 minute Japan has lifted its 30-year commercial whaling ban and plans to resume the activity next month – describing it as a ‘cultural and nutritional necessity’. Last year, the country pulled from its commitment to the International Whaling Commission (IWC), which banned the activity back in 1986. Yoshihide Suga, Japan’s Chief Cabinet Secretary, slammed the IWC […]