Fisheries minister Høgni Hoydal (Tjóðveldi) has made it abundantly clear that the current Faroese government has no plans to ban dolphin killings.
According to Lifestyle Magazine Men’s Journal, Faroese hotel Havgrím Seaside Hotel is one of ten best new Nordic hotels. Havgrím Seaside Hotel is a comfortable and luxurious boutique hotel, located by the seaside in Tórshavn and only a 10-minute walk to the city centre. It boasts unbeatable panoramic views of the coastline and the island of Nólsoy.
A video has emerged on Youtube of the September 11 slaughter of 210 white-sided dolphins, which took place in the village of Hvalvík. The video has sparked outrage as it, rather controversially, captures a man who spends several minutes trying to kill one of the dolphins by stabbing it with a knife.