A humpback whale jumps out of the water in the western Antarctic peninsula. Photo: AFP

‘No social licence for whaling’: Australia tells Japan it has lost the argument to resume killing

Japan claims that certain populations of whales are sufficiently plentiful to allow the International Whaling Commission to lift the ban and allow the country to restart commercial hunts

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A humpback whale jumps out of the water in the western Antarctic peninsula. Photo: AFP
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