Japan: UN’s International Court of Justice (ICJ) has ruled that Japan must temporarily halt its whaling programme in the Antarctic.

Japan

The UN’s International Court of Justice (ICJ) has ruled that Japan must temporarily halt its whaling programme in the Antarctic.

 
It agreed with Australia, which brought the case in May 2010, that the programme was not for scientific research as claimed by Tokyo.

 
http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/03/31/297131910/japan-must-halt-whaling-program-in-antarctic-court-says

 
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-26825216

 
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-26818863

 
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-23045457

 
More on this story to come in the next few days – for now we concentrate on Serbian issues.

 

 

 

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