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The Japan News/Yomiuri
The Japan News/Yomiuri
The Yomiuri Shimbun

Kishida meets fisherman who confronted attack suspect

Prime Minister Fumio Kishida met with a fisherman and others who subdued a suspect who threw an explosive device at Kishida during a campaign stop at the Saikazaki fishing port in Wakayama.

"Many people's lives could have been in danger," Kishida told them. "I would like to express my sincere appreciation for your courage and actions."

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