The Canadian Press

2013-11-25 | WTO-Seal-Ban

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The World Trade Organization upheld the EU's three-year-old ban on imported seal products, stating that even though aspects of it undermine fair trade rules, it can be justified on "public moral concerns" for animal welfare. Critics called the commercial seal hunt cruel and needless, while Ottawa argued the hunts were humane and sustainable. Aaju Peter of the International Seal and Sealing Network said the ban hurt Inuit communities. (Ottawa planned to appeal the decision.)

Date: 2013-11-25
Placeline: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 22 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << how can I say it more clearly that this band doesn't work and W. T. old and the Europeans purporting to be moral that this decision is moral based on a morality tale of hunting in fact it is immoral towards the end it is immoral and inhumane towards the Steelers Canadian sealers >>

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