Most Fin Whale Meat Still in Iceland

Only 372 tons, about a quarter of the meat from the 125 fin whales caught by Hvalur hf. in Icelandic waters in 2009, has been exported to Japan this year, according to Statistics Iceland. That leaves 1,100 tons of whale products which are still in freezers in Iceland.

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Gay Marriage Campaigners Appeal to Iceland’s PM

Alex Greenwich, the representative of an Australian association campaigning for the rights of gays and lesbians, has sent a letter to Icelandic Prime Minister Jóhanna Sigurdardóttir requesting help in his association’s fight for the legalization of same-sex marriage in Australia.

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