Japan’s National Police Agency chief Itaru Nakamura. Photo: Kyodo News via AP
Japan’s National Police Agency chief Itaru Nakamura. Photo: Kyodo News via AP
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Japan police chief to resign over Shinzo Abe assassination

  • Itaru Nakamura submitted his resignation to take responsibility for the shooting of former prime minister on the campaign trail in July
  • Nakamura’s announcement came as his department released a report which found holes in Abe’s security that allowed the attacker to shoot him from behind

Japan’s National Police Agency chief Itaru Nakamura. Photo: Kyodo News via AP
Japan’s National Police Agency chief Itaru Nakamura. Photo: Kyodo News via AP
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