Japan's Ninja Shortage

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Japan's Ninja Shortage

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Japan's Ninja Shortage

Japan's Ninja Shortage

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Iga, a small Japanese city and the birthplace of the ninja, is facing a serious problem â€" there aren't enough people training to be ninjas, not even for $85k a year. Today on the show, Sally Herships goes to Iga to discuss the city's plan to use ninjas to fight depopulation.

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Source: Google News Japan | Netizen 24 Japan

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