Iceland To Stop Whale Hunting By 2024

  As demand for whale meat declines, Iceland plans to eliminate whale hunting by 2024.   For the past three years, the nation’s whalers have barely ventured their boats out into the North Atlantic.   “There are few justifications to authorise the whale hunt beyond 2024”, Fisheries MinisterSvandís Svavarsdóttir, a member of the Left-Green party, […]

Fury as two more storks are ‘massacred’ in Malta

Malta Police have confirmed they are investigating the shooting of two more white storks. The birds were found dead with obvious gunshot wounds near Maghtab on Wednesday. BirdLife Malta condemned the latest killings as a ‘massacre’ and said a total of seven storks had shot out of the sky in less than a week. In a […]