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Shinzo Abe’s assassin forced to give up college after mother’s $722,000 donation to Unification Church, says uncle

  • The uncle of Shinzo Abe’s suspected shooter Tetsuya Yamagami stated that Yamagami’s mother had donated approximately 100 million yen ($721,875) to the Unification Church.
  • Yamagami blamed the religious organization for what he described to be its forceful donating practices and blamed it as the cause of his mother’s bankruptcy.
  • He reportedly told police that he targeted the former prime minister due to Abe’s affiliation with the Unification Church.
  • On Friday, the uncle, who is the 77-year-old older brother of Yamagami’s father, shared that Yamagami’s mother also gave the proceeds from the sale of the family’s property and house to the church, as a devoted member.
  • “I believe she was a very important follower of the church. She was under mind control,” the uncle said.
  • The family was thrown into poverty, and Yamagami was forced to give up college due to his family's financial ruin.

The uncle of Shinzo Abe’s suspected shooter Tetsuya Yamagami stated that Yamagami’s mother had donated approximately 100 million yen ($721,875) to the Unification Church, leading to the family’s alleged financial ruin.

Yamagami reportedly told police that he had targeted the former prime minister due to Abe’s affiliation with the Unification Church, which Yamagami blamed for bankrupting his mother due to its forceful donating practices.

Facebook of the ‘LOL Assassin’ Reveals Days Leading Up to Kim Jong-Nam’s Murder

The suspected accomplice in the assassination of Kim Jong-Nam in Malaysia’s Kuala Lumpur International Airport has been revealed to be a Vietnamese woman named Doan Thi Huong.

In the CCTV footage released by Malaysian police, Doan, 28, is the woman wearing the “LOL” shirt that grabbed Kim from behind as she and another woman reportedly wiped an unidentified toxic liquid on the exiled North Korean’s face leading to his death on Feb. 13, according to Reuters.

Alleged North Korean Assassin’s ‘LOL’ Shirt Briefly Goes on Sale for $1,000 in China

When the footage of the alleged assassin of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un’s half-brother was released, the internet noticed (and feasted on) the suspect’s eye-catching shirt which bore the phrase “LOL”, an acronym for laughing out loud.

In less than a day, it became so popular on social media that one online store from China immediately placed a replica of it up for sale, Mashable reported.