Video of the attack on the former Japanese Prime Minister circulating on social media.
Former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has been killed in an assassination attempt. Shinzo Abe, 67, was seriously injured in a shooting during a speech in the western Japanese city of Nara, after which he was rushed to hospital in critical condition.
Muere el exprimer ministro japonés Shinzo Abe durante atentado en un acto de campaña. El responsable del ataque fue detenido sin que opusiera resistencia y ha sido identificado como exmiembro de las fuerzas de autodefensa japonesas. #Despierta con @daniellemx_ | #DecideInformado pic.twitter.com/JSD9B2RSrA
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According to the news agency, shots were heard during the attack on Shinzo Abe. A suspect has also been arrested immediately after the attack on Shinzo Abe.