Meanwhile here is a link to a new Huffington Post article where I look in a little more depth at the Icelandic demarche and views in Europe on whaling. LINK
Here is Wayne Pacelle of HSUS providing a well-informed overview LINK
You may also like to look at the very clear and clean reports from the meeting provided by Chris Butler Stroud of WDC. Here's his report of the last day LINK
And very helpful overview - including a voting record from WDC- LINK
New Scientist view LINK
For more about the background to the ruling to the International Court of Justice ruling here is an editorial in Antarctic Science from a few weeks ago LINK
The official summary from the IWC meeting is now online HERE This includes all the conclusions made and the texts of the agreed resolutions.
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