Chief Executive Officer of Sea Shepherd Global, Captain Alex Cornelissen, has made the following statement regarding Japanese whaling in Antarctica
At the end of April, the Sam Simon and Bob Barker will make their first ever European stops following the hugely successful Operation Icefish.
Today, the Bob Barker anchored in Tema, Ghana, concluding Sea Shepherd's 11th Southern Ocean Defence Campaign, Operation Icefish.
At 1152 GMT today, the notorious poaching vessel, Thunder, sank. The Sea Shepherd ships Bob Barker and Sam Simon are in the process of rescuing the entire crew.
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This is the final judgment. There can be no further appeals.READ MORE
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