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Protesters rally against the proposed state secrets protection law... News PhotoGovernment,Human Rights,Japan,Law,Osaka Prefecture,Planning,Political Rally,Politics,Protection,Protest,Protestor,Vertical,WhisperingPhotographer Collection: The Asahi Shimbun 2013 The Asahi ShimbunOSAKA, JAPAN - NOVEMBER 12: (CHINA OUT, SOUTH KOREA OUT) Protesters rally against the proposed state secrets protection law march on November 12, 2013 in Osaka, Japan. The deliberations on the state secrets protection bill, which will toughen penalties on public servants who leak 'specified secrets' that could jeopardize Japan's national security, is under way at the diet. Under the bill, public servants and other individuals can be imprisoned for up to 10 years if they disclose specified secrets. (Photo by The Asahi Shimbun via Getty Images)