Date: June 24, 2007
Seal Alert-SA Press Release : June 25, 2007.
Less than 7-days to go to the largest slaughter
of endangered animals and
the second largest seal harvest in the world
Namibian Sealers 'Snub' Dutch Parliament Ban on Seal Imports
Namibian Sealers getting ready to club nursing baby Cape fur seals
According to the Namibian Newspaper, Namibian Sealing Stakeholders "are not deterred by the (Dutch Parliament's) decision". Snubbing
The Dutch Parliamentary ban on seal imports, claiming it will not stop the culling from taking place, say the Sealing Industry.
What Sealing Industry? Asks Francois Hugo of Seal Alert-SA, a three-man Sealing Concessionaire group of thugs who hire part-time un-skilled labour to do their sickening baby seal-killing work for 139 days of each year? That's not sealing or an industry, that is sadistic baby seal slaughter.
SealAlert-SA who is in direct contact with Dutch Minister Gerda Verburg, the Social Party and the PartyvierDiere in the Netherlands will ensure that they receive a copy of this article, and the 'snub' by the Namibian Sealers, which most export their seal product to Europe.
Namibian Sealers should consider things very carefully, and stop sealing themselves or risk jeopardising their far more lucrative tourism industry, via a boycott.
Are the Sealers in Namibia not aware of the fact, that Germany who equally now heads the 27-nation European Commission, specifically introduced a ban on Cape fur seal imports into their legislation recently. Who according to the Namibian Tourism Board, International Tourism Exchange(ITB) figures. Germany remains Namibia's most important tourism market. Followed closer by the Netherlands, USA and Italy, all of which have banned Cape fur seal imports.
I wonder how the thousands of Namibian Guest-House Owners, Lodge-Operators, Hotels, Tour-Guides who have invested heavily into catering for these European tourists, feel, about the three-man Namibian Sealing Industry 'snub' of the ban on seal imports?
Should Namibians themselves not call for an end to their sick seal culling industry, particularly the tourism industry taking European travellers to see these seal-killing colonies. Seal Alert-SA will have to request the Dutch, German, US and Italian Parliaments to consider somesort of tourism boycott of Namibia, should the seal cull go ahead on July 1.
For the Seals
Francois Hugo Seal Alert-SA
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