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Norway stops subsidising commercial seal hunt effectively ending commercial seal hunting in Europe

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Oct 28 2014
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The Norwegian government has announced it will no longer waste money propping up an unnecessary commercial seal hunt citing the need to manage “economic priorities.”

“This is brilliant news and it will save tens of thousands of seals a cruel death. This is also tremendous success for the EU ban on commercial seal products. By closing our markets to cruelty Europeans can be proud of ending cruelty elsewhere,” said Sonja Van Tichelen, IFAW EU Regional Director.

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Brussels, Belgium
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Adrian Hiel (IFAW EU)
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Каждое лето мы видим коренных жителей, которые останавливаются у лагеря и маяка.

Aug 25 2014
Each summer the team sees native people who stop by the camp and lighthouse, and

Each summer the team sees native people who stop by the camp and lighthouse, and very often they have their reindeers with them.

Это сообщение подготовлено командой экспедиции Международного фонда защиты животных по изучению охотско-корейских (западных) серых китов.-- MB

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Последние новости из нашей экспедиции по изучению серого кита.

Jul 22 2014
Despite fog,the WGW Research Team’s whale photography continues

The WGW research team photographs the 2014 season’s first mother-calf pair

Это сообщение подготовлено командой экспедиции Международного фонда защиты животных по изучению охотско-корейских (западных) серых китов.-- MB

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Экспедиции Международного фонда защиты животных по изучению охотско-корейских (западных) серых китов.

Jul 10 2014
The Western Gray Whale Research Team begins its 2014 expedition in Russian seas

The WGW team photographs their good friend, Svetlana, a well-known female whale, near the Piltun lighthouseЭто сообщение подготовлено командой экспедиции Международного фонда защиты животных по изучению охотско-корейских (западных) серых китов.-- MB

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U.S. Government Lists African Lions as Threatened Under Endangered Species Act

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Oct 27 2014
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In response to the petition submitted by Born Free USA, Humane Society International (HSI), The Humane Society of the United States, the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW), and other animal protection groups, today the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) proposed listing African lions as threatened under the U.S. Endangered Species Act.

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Washington, D.C
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Abby Berman (IFAW)
Raul Arce-Contreras(The HSUS/HSI)
Rodi Rosensweig (Born Free)
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646.695.7044
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