Former Japanese Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe has collapsed after he was shot at an event in the city of Nara.
Mr. Abe was shot at twice while he was giving a speech, causing him to fall to the ground.
His attacker has been arrested.
Former Tokyo governor, Yoichi Masuzoe said in a tweet that the sixty-seven-year-old Mr. Abe was in a state of cardiopulmonary arrest.
The term is often used before a death is officially confirmed in Japan.