(TOKYO) -- Thousands of protesters opposed to the state-funded funeral of former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe lined the streets near parliament in Tokyo on Tuesday, as helicopters whizzed above and dignitaries from all over the world paid their respects to the slain leader.U.S.... Read More.
(TOKYO) -- Crowds gathered on Tuesday to pay respects and lay flowers near former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's private funeral at Zojoji temple in Tokyo.Abe was shot and killed in Nara on Friday while campaigning for a Liberal Democratic Party candidate.Officials identified the... Read More.
(NARA, Japan) -- Former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was shot and killed during a campaign speech in western Japan on Friday, hospital officials said.Abe, 67, was just minutes into his speech on a street in Nara when he was shot from behind. He... Read More.
(SEOUL, South Korea) -- Japan’s longest-serving Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was assassinated by a gunman during a campaign speech Friday in Nara, Japan.Abe was in the middle of a speech on the street when he was shot. Witnesses heard two loud bangs accompanied by... Read More.