Japan calls on the Netherlands to act against the Dutch flagged Sea Shepherd group after a collision between an activist ship and a whaling vessel in the southern ocean.
Japan's ongoing "research whaling" program has incited fresh outrage after a recent report on the summer hunt in the Southern Ocean detailed the killing of over 120 pregnant whales. Julian Ryall reports.
Japan continues to hunt whales, citing "scientific reasons." Marine wildlife protection organization Sea Shepherd interfered with Japan's whaling for years - but it's now decided to quit the campaign. What's behind this?
Three Japanese whaling vessels have returned to port from a controversial trip to Antarctica after catching 333 whales. Tokyo claims the slaughter is for scientific purposes.
Animal rights activists insist that the international community could have done more to stop what they consider to be thinly disguised commercial whaling. Japan says it is for research purposes. Julian Ryall reports.
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