Japanese former prime minister Abe has died -NHK
FILE PHOTO: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visits the Japan House to greet his country's Olympic athletes and delegates, in Rio de Janeiro August 21, 2016. REUTERS/Bruno Kelly/File Photo
Japanese former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has died, public broadcaster NHK said on Friday.
Abe, 67, had been delivering a stump speech near a train station in the western city of Nara when he was shot by an assailant.