Kosovo PM,  Albin Kurti, expressed his shock at the murder of the former Prime Minister of Japan, Shinzo Abe.

The latter died today after being shot twice during a speech he was giving in Western Japan.

“We are saddened and shocked by the assassination of former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. Prime Minister Abe was an outstanding leader of Japan and a wonderful friend of Kosovo. The Government of the Republic of Kosovo and our people are praying for Prime Minister Abe’s family, his friends, and the people of Japan,” Prime Minister Kurti wrote on Twitter.