Former Japanese PM Shinzo Abe Shot at Election Rally

8 July 2022 14:10 WIB

Former Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe lies on the ground after apparent shooting during an election campaign for the July 10, 2022 Upper House election, in Nara, western Japan July 8, 2022. Shinzo Abe, Japan's longest-serving prime minister, was in grave condition on Friday after being shot while campaigning for a parliamentary election, with public broadcaster NHK saying a man with what appeared to be a homemade gun opened fired on him. Mandatory credit Kyodo via REUTERS

8 Juli 2022 00:00 WIB

This screen grab shows former Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe lying on the ground after he was shot from behind by a man during an election campaign for the July 10, 2022 Upper House election in Nara, western Japan, July 8, 2022 in this photo taken by Kyodo. Japanese people and world leaders expressed shock at the assassination attempt, an extremely rare attack in Japan that its political parties condemned. Kyodo/via REUTERS

8 Juli 2022 00:00 WIB

This screen grab shows a man being detained near the location where former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was shot from behind by a man during an election campaign for the July 10, 2022 Upper House election in Nara, western Japan, July 8, 2022 in this photo taken by Kyodo. Struggling to keep emotions in check, Kishida said Abe, 67, was in grave condition and the assault on him during the campaign for Sunday's upper house election was an unacceptable attack on the foundation of Japan's democracy. Kyodo/via REUTERS

8 Juli 2022 00:00 WIB

A man, believed to be a suspect shooting Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is held by police officers at Yamato Saidaiji Station in Nara, Nara Prefecture on July 8, 2022 in this photo taken by the Yomiuri Shimbun. The Yomiuri Shimbun/KYODO via REUTERS

8 Juli 2022 00:00 WIB

A man who is believed to be former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is carried on a stretcher as he arrives at a hospital in Kashihara, Nara Prefecture, western Japan, July 8, 2022 in this photo taken by Kyodo. Kyodo via REUTERS A

8 Juli 2022 00:00 WIB

8 Juli 2022 00:00 WIB