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A few stories straight from the news desk this week at The Source News.
Sydney Anti-terror raids, one arrested and 15 detained
Warrants have been carried out in various homes across Sydney and Brisbane with one man being charged with “serious terrorism related offences”. 437 more words
WATCH: Hideki Moronuki, a delegate from Japan, explains his country’s decision to resume whaling despite opposition.
PORTOROZ, Slovenia – An international whaling conference has voted against Japan’s plans to resume whaling in the Antarctic next year, but Japan has vowed to go ahead anyway. 131 more words
September 18th, 2014. PORTOROZ, Slovenia — An international whaling conference voted today against Japan’s highly criticized plans to resume whaling in the Antarctic next year, but Japan vowed to go ahead anyway. 291 more words
Japan’s controversial whaling operation is set to be the focus of the 65th meeting of the International Whaling Commission in Slovenia.
The meeting will be attended by delegates from across the world who will discuss three proposed amendments to current regulations, as well as state their positions on the issue of whaling. 433 more words
September 15th, 2014. All 28 European Union member states and seven other countries have delivered a demarche to the Icelandic government to end the practice of whaling. 581 more words