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World Leaders React To Assassination

Former Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe was assassinated on Friday by a gunman who shot him as he appeared at a marketing campaign occasion.

Abe’s dying has despatched shockwaves by means of Japan, the place lethal violence and shootings are extraordinarily uncommon, and all over the world.

The 67-year-old was Japan’s longest-serving prime minister, having held workplace twice from 2006 to 2007 and from 2012 to 2020.

World leaders who labored alongside Abe throughout his time as prime minister expressed their grief and misery at his dying.