Assassination of Shinzo Abe: “We will miss you, my friend”, says Justin Trudeau

Shinzo Abe Assassination: “We Will Miss You, My Friend”, Says Justin Trudeau


Prime Minister Justin Trudeau lamented Friday morning the assassination of “his friend” former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.

“The assassination of Shinzo Abe is extremely disturbing and I am deeply saddened,” he wrote in a Twitter post.

Justin Trudeau added that “the world has lost a great visionary, and the Canada a close friend”. 

He ended his post by saying, “we will miss you, my friend.” 

The former Japanese Prime Minister was assassinated on Friday in the middle of an electoral rally.