August 31, 2015

Young, old join hands to protest security bills; Suga cites 'misunderstanding'

Protesters in Tokyo’s largest demonstration against national security bills hailed the turnout as a victory for democracy, but government officials downplayed the movement, saying the opponents are full of misunderstanding and ignorance.

Under rainy skies, crowds inundated streets near the Diet building on Aug. 30, calling for the scrapping of the bills... Read more.

Asahi Shimbun

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Massive rally in Tokyo against new Japan's military presence law (video) - RT
Tens of thousands of Japanese protest against 'war law' - Al Jazeera

Protest bij Japans parlement tegen meer bevoegdheden leger - NRC

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