Japan outlaws child porn images - but not in comic books
20 June 2014 Last updated at 04:54 BST
Japan's parliament has passed a law that bans the possession of child abuse images which excludes pictures in comics, animations and video games.
Child safety campaigners say the new legislation is a long-overdue improvement, but are unhappy with the exclusions.
Rupert Wingfield-Hayes reports from Tokyo.
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