Chinese man cosplays as assassin of former Japan PM Shinzo Abe

Shinzo Abe

A Chinese cosplayer has attracted attention for dressing up as Tetsuya Yamagami, the man who murdered former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.

A Twitter user provided videos of the cosplayer at a cosplay event held in China, along with other random moments:

Despite some finding such a cosplay to be distasteful, the Twitter user claimed that the cosplayer seemed rather popular at the event.

Former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was assassinated in 2022 while giving a speech in Nara, the killer used a firearm he created himself.

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