Protesters rally against the planned state secrets act at parliament in Tokyo yesterday. Photo: Reuters Protesters rally against the planned state secrets act at parliament in Tokyo yesterday. Photo: Reuters
Protesters rally against the planned state secrets act at parliament in Tokyo yesterday. Photo: Reuters
Shinzo Abe

Shinzo Abe dismisses opposition to Japan state secrets legislation

Hawkish premier rejects opposition to state secrets bill that critics fear will stifle press freedom and keep public in the dark

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Protesters rally against the planned state secrets act at parliament in Tokyo yesterday. Photo: Reuters Protesters rally against the planned state secrets act at parliament in Tokyo yesterday. Photo: Reuters
Protesters rally against the planned state secrets act at parliament in Tokyo yesterday. Photo: Reuters
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