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22-Jan-2014

  • Dolphin Hunt In Japan Draws Criticism from U.S. Ambassador

    In addition to criticism from environmental activists, the annual dolphin hunt in Taiji Cove in Japan has drawn criticism from the United States' Ambassador to Japan Caroline Kennedy. The ambassador came out against "drive hunt" dolphin killing, in which hundreds of bottlenose dolphins are rounded up into a small area of water and then hunted.


  • Japan dolphin slaughter draws unusual US rebuke (+video)

    The annual hunt in Taiji began today. US Ambassador Caroline Kennedy tweeted her dismay over the 'inhumaneness' of 'drive hunt killing,' drawing quick response from Japanese officials.


  • Japan dolphin slaughter draws unusual US rebuke

    The annual hunt in Taiji began today. US Ambassador Caroline Kennedy tweeted her dismay over the 'inhumaneness' of 'drive hunt killing,' drawing quick response from Japanese officials.


  • Japan defends dolphin kill as tradition; foreign envoys are critical

    Despite criticism from conservationists and some prominent global figures, Japan carried out its annual capture and killing of bottlenose dolphin Tuesday after trapping about 250 of the engaging mammals in a small and infamous south-central cove.


  • Japan dolphin slaughter draws tough rebuke from Ambassador Kennedy (+video)

    The annual hunt in Taiji began today. US Ambassador Caroline Kennedy tweeted her dismay over the 'inhumaneness' of 'drive hunt killing,' drawing quick response from Japanese officials.


  • Japan officials defend dolphin hunting at Taiji Cove

    The annual slaughter of bottlenose dolphins in an infamous Japanese cove ended Tuesday.


  • Japan dolphin hunt ends

    The annual slaughter of bottlenose dolphins in an infamous Japanese cove ended Tuesday.


  • US envoy asked to visit Taiji to see 'humane' dolphin hunt

    The US ambassador to Japan should visit Taiji to see the "humane" killing methods used in the dolphin hunt, a local fisheries official said Tuesday, days after Caroline Kennedy tweeted her disapproval of the slaughter. His comments came as campaigners watching the hunt said the butchery was under way, adding that the waters of the cove were red with the dolphins' blood. The official, who did not ...


  • Pictures: Scenes From Taiji Dolphin Roundup in Japan

    Fishermen reportedly killed or captured 93 bottlenose dolphins, drawing worldwide scrutiny.        


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