Jul 08, 2022 | 09:32AM IST
Shinzo Abe Live News: Japan govt confirms former PM shot, condition unknown
The Japanese government confirmed on Friday that former prime minister Shinzo Abe had been shot in the western region of Nara. “Former prime minister Abe was shot at around 11:30 am in Nara. One man, believed to be the shooter, has been taken into custody. The condition of former prime minister Abe is currently unknown,” AFP quoted chief cabinet secretary Hirokazu Matsuno as saying.
Jul 08, 2022 | 09:28AM IST
Shinzo Abe Live News: Man who attacked ex-Japanese PM arrested
The man, who attacked former Japanese PM Shinzo Abe on Friday morning, has been arrested. The attacker has been arrested on charges of murder and assault. According to reports, Abe was shot from behind from the left side, from a shotgun.
Jul 08, 2022 | 09:26AM IST
Shinzo Abe Live News: Ex-Japanese PM in cardiac arrest after being shot in chest
Former Japanese PM Shinzo Abe has gone into cardia arrest after being shot in the chest during a speech in Nara city. He was conscious while he was taken to the hospital. However, the latest reports suggest that he’s in cardiac pulmonary arrest.
Jul 08, 2022 | 09:24AM IST
Shinzo Abe Live New: Congress leader Jaiveer Shergil wishes speedy recovery to ex-Japanese PM
Jul 08, 2022 | 09:23AM IST
Shinzo Abe Live News: BJP’s Shehzad Poonawalla wishes speedy recovery to ex-Japanese PM
Reacting to the development, BJP national spokesperson Shehzad Poonawalla expressed shock over the incident and prayed for Shinzo Abe’s recovery.”I am distressed to hear the terrible news emanating from Japan about Former PM Shinzo Abe. Shinzo Abe has been a true friend of India & my prayers are with his family, friends, supporters & people of Japan (sic),” he tweeted.
Jul 08, 2022 | 09:22AM IST
Former Japanese PM Shinzo Abe shot in chest, rushed to hospital
Former Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe has reportedly been shot in the chest during a campaign speech in the city of Nara. Abe, who collapsed after the attack, was rushed to a nearby medical facility. He was attacked by a man from behind while he was making a stump speech on a street in Nara on Friday. The Police have arrested the man who attacked the former PM.