In a dimly lit restaurant, complete with flowers, candles and an oceanic theme, morals were swallowed and a minke whale steak eaten. But why was that steak different from a cow or pig steak? The answer depends on which side of the table you are sitting.
One of two species of whale Iceland currently hunts is listed as endangered by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN). Iceland however, rejects this categorisation due to the method used to calculate the whales population.