Has the Act on the Protection of Specially Designated Secrets been condemned in any way by the United Nations? Or any expressed concerns by the United Nations?
I haven't been able to find any solid reference coming from the United States themselves.
[...] We request that the United Nations Human Rights Committee (the “Committee”) express concern to the Japanese government concerning the enforcement of this Act [...]
The election on December 14th isn’t about Japan’s oppressive (and United Nations-condemned) Designated Secrets Law which went into effect on the December 10, four days before the ballot.