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Japan launches Ninja Council to boost tourism

Demonstration at the Ninja museum, Ueno, Japan.
Demonstration at the Ninja museum, Ueno, Japan. Image by John Gillespie / CC BY-SA 2.0

A special council tasked with gathering and disseminating ninja-related information online has been launched in Japan in an effort to further encourage tourism. The ‘Ninja Council’ will answer questions relating to ninja and tourist destinations, as well as host ninja-related events. Read more: japantimes.co.jp