Greenpeace activists in Netherlands block whale meat heading for Japan

Greenpeace activists chained themselves to the mooring ropes of a ship in the Netherlands on Friday to stop it transporting a cargo of whale meat to Japan, police and the environmental group said.

Activists block whale meat carrying ship in Netherlands

Greenpeace activists chained themselves to the mooring ropes of a ship in the Netherlands Friday to stop it transporting a cargo of whale meat to Japan, officials and the environmental group said.

`I hate whale meat,` Japan`s PM confides: Report

Japan`s Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama has revealed he dislikes whale meat, a newspaper reported Saturday, in an unusual confession for the prime minister of a country that defies Western criticism of whaling.