Japanese media reported that former Japanese PM  Shinzo Abe is in a serious situation after being shot during the election campaign on Friday.

Shinzo Abe

This sad incident occurred on Friday when Shinzo Abe had just started his speech in the city of Nara when a shooter shot him.

Shinzo Abe Health Condition

PM Fumio Kishida gave a statement that Shinzo Abe is in a serious condition. He is getting emergency treatment.

According to the NHK report, the police had caught a person in his 40s on doubt of attempted murder and seized a gun.

Shinzo Abe- NHK report

Shinzo Abe- Japanese Government

However, the Japanese government banned handguns nationwide, and people must suffer general training, testing, and background checks to get and own shotguns.

The Ex American President Trump expressed his wish by calling Ex-PM Shinzo Abe "absolutely devastating news" via Truth Social, a social media platform.

Shinzo Abe- President Trump

PM Shinzo Abe

Shinzo Abe was a Japanese PM from 2006-2007 and from 2012-2020. He is the longest-acting Japanese PM in Japan's history.

In 2020, he resigned due to ulcerative colitis and habitual conditions. During his tenure, he concentrated on economy, rebuilt Japanese military, and played a big role in international dealings.

Shinzo Abe- shockwave

The bad news related to former Japanese PM delivered a shockwave to Japan, where gun violence is almost equal to 0.