“The European Parliament Fisheries Committee voted today in a puzzling and inconsistent manner on a suite of amendments that form their response to a European Commission proposal to strengthen the EU ban on shark “finning” (slicing off a shark’s fins and discarding the body at sea). Votes on most amendments passed or failed by a narrow margin and produced contradictory messages that both reject and support loopholes that hinder finning ban enforcement.”
Ver comunicado de imprensa da Shark Alliance completo aqui.
Fonte: Shark Alliance – 19 de setembro de 2012
Ver comunicado de imprensa do Grupo Parlamentar do EPP (European People’s Party) sobre este assunto aqui.