Japan's whaling industry comes under pressure from foreign governments and its own economic data. ->
Japan announces it is "suspending" this year's Antarctic whaling. Is it in fact ending it - and not just this year, but for good?
Leaked cables show the U.S. and Japan discussing whaling deals and the status of Sea Shepherd.
While Japan's Antarctic whaling may be nearing an end, its North Pacific whaling is still going strong.
A United Nations panel has informed the government of Japan that its treatment of two Greenpeace activists is in contravention of several articles of the UN's Universal Declaration of Human Rights. The panel's opinion, which was communicated to Japanese authorities last year, was made pub...