The former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was shot in the chest today morning at around 11:30AM LT. Shinzo was giving a campaign speech near a train station in the city of Nara when he was shot twice from behind.
Their proved to be no vital signs of life when he collapsed to the ground. He was airlifted and rushed to hospital where the doctors say he is in critical condition and are trying to save his life.
A few hours have passed since the incident and Abe is now reported dead with doctors failing to save his life. The bullet wounds seemed to be fatal seen as he couldn’t be saved.
Many political leaders in the world have responded to his death as they are saddened by his befall. Fumio Kishida responded to his death saying, he is saddened by his death and it was a barbaric act that took his life. Japan has lost a great leader with a great vision.