Anti U.S base protesters raise their fists in the air to protest against the construction of helipads in front of the main gate of U.S. military's Northern Training Area in the village of Higashi, Okinawa Prefecture, on August 19, 2016. Japanese government resume construction of total six helipads in a fragile ten million year old Yanbaru forest that is home to endemic endangered species such as the Okinawan rail and Okinawa wood pecker. (Photo by Richard Atrero de Guzman/NURPhoto) (Photo by Richard Atrero de Guzman/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

Anti U.S base protesters raise their fists in the air to protest against the construction of helipads in front of the main gate of U.S. military's Northern Training Area in the village of Higashi, Okinawa Prefecture, on August 19, 2016. Japanese government resume construction of total six helipads in a fragile ten million year old Yanbaru forest that is home to endemic endangered species such as the Okinawan rail and Okinawa wood pecker. (Photo by Richard Atrero de Guzman/NURPhoto)
 (Photo by Richard Atrero de Guzman/NurPhoto via Getty Images)