Ninja actors pose at the Noboribetsu Date Jidaimura theme park in Hokkaido. Photo: Kyodo Ninja actors pose at the Noboribetsu Date Jidaimura theme park in Hokkaido. Photo: Kyodo
Ninja actors pose at the Noboribetsu Date Jidaimura theme park in Hokkaido. Photo: Kyodo
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Japanese city Iga bombarded with job applications from wannabe foreign ninjas after major misunderstanding

Mayor’s interview with US media was ‘lost in translation’, and set off wave of inquiries from foreigners seeking work

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Ninja actors pose at the Noboribetsu Date Jidaimura theme park in Hokkaido. Photo: Kyodo Ninja actors pose at the Noboribetsu Date Jidaimura theme park in Hokkaido. Photo: Kyodo
Ninja actors pose at the Noboribetsu Date Jidaimura theme park in Hokkaido. Photo: Kyodo
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