Photos 23 September 2015

It’s an industry steeped in controversy, attacked as ‘outdated’ and ‘barbaric’ by opponents but lauded as an economic and health boon by its proponents. Whaling – it’s back on the agenda in Iceland, one of only 3 countries in the world to commercially hunt the ocean-dwelling mammals.

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Photographer: Arnaldur Halldorsson/Bloomberg

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