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Japan 'scientific' whaling contested by Australia

Australia says it is hopeful it will win its case against Japan's "scientific" whaling that begins on Wednesday in the International Court of Justice.

Canberra started legal action to stop Japan's annual whale hunt in the Southern Ocean in 2010. Phil Mercer reports.

  • 26 Jun 2013
  • From the section Asia
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