Former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has been attacked. According to the information received, the attacker shot him in the chest when Shinzo Abe was giving a speech during an event.

According to Japanese media sources, former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has been hospitalized in critical condition. There is also news that he is no longer alive.

Shinzo Abe was delivering a stump speech at an event ahead of Sunday's Upper House election, when gunshots were heard.

The 67-year-old former leader collapsed on the spot and was bleeding from his neck. It is being told that the attack took place from behind.

Abe was taken to the hospital and where the cardio-respiratory arrest was observed.

Let us tell you, Shinzo Abe, the longest-serving Prime Minister of Japan, held office for one year in 2006 and again from 2012 to 2020.

In this way, he was the Prime Minister of Japan for almost 9 years.