Critical decision looms for whale conservationists, hunters
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Critical decision looms for whale conservationists, hunters

The Washington Post's Juliet Eilperin describes a controversial plan that the International Whaling Commission is currently weighing that would once again legalize commercial whale hunts in exchange for a cut in the number of whales killed each year.Photos courtesy of AP, Tim Collins/Ocean Giants Program-Wildlife Conservation Society, Whale Conservation Institute. (Edited by Jonathan Forsythe/The Washington Post)

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