Former Japan PM Shinzo Abe shot dead

Former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe died on Friday after being shot dead

In a safe zone in western Nara, a man who looks like a homemade weapon

Prime Minister Abe from behind, Japanese media had previously shown.

This was the first assassination of the current or former Japanese

Prime Minister since the prewar era of  militarism in the 1930s.

Prime Minister Fumio Kishida condemned shooting "under the strongest

Prime Minister Abe's death was announced, in a country with less political violence