Najib, the cash king is just back from Japan.
To be a samurai - dressing up.
The real samurais, not samurai kontot who proclaimed himself as Fuckeda's samurai.
When the Portuguese landed in Japan.
The Japanese won an important early victory at the Battle of Yalu River in 1904, the first major land battle of the Russo-Japanese War.
The Taft party observing a sumo watch, July 1905. While the American public saw photos like this, Taft was secretly negotiating agreements with Japan not discovered until years later on.