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Commercial whaling of sperm whales banned

Title
Commercial whaling of sperm whales banned
Genre
Interview
TX Date
14 Jul 1979
Year of production
1979
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Duration
00:02:31
Description
Interview with agriculture minister Alick Buchanan-Smith? on the recent ban on commercial whaling of sperm whales at the International Whaling Commission conference, and the Japanese and Russian reaction to the ban. Male interviewer not identified.
Contributors
Alick Buchanan-Smith?
Keywords
USSR; International relations; Conferences; Endangered species; Japan; International instruments; Whaling; Wildlife conservation; Whales; International Whaling Commission; Animal cruelty

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