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.