Attempted Assassination of Argentine Vice President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner
A man tried to kill the Vice President at the door of the house
The attacker threatened with a gun but no shots were fired.
Buenos Aires. A gunman tried to shoot Argentina’s Vice President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner on Thursday. The police arrested him. The incident happened around 9:30 pm local time. The country’s Finance Minister Sergio Massa called the incident an “attempt to murder”. The country’s Finance Minister Sergio Massa called the incident an attempt to murder and said in a tweet that ‘when hatred and violence dominate the debate, society is destroyed and such situations are created’.
According to the news agency Reuters, a man tried to kill the Vice President at the door of his house. The attacker threatened him with a gun but he did not fire. The incident took place at the entrance of Vice President Fernández de Kirchner’s home in Buenos Aires, where hundreds of protesters have gathered in recent days to support the former president. Who is facing corruption cases?
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While a police spokesman told Reuters that an armed man was arrested near the vice president’s house and a weapon was found a few meters from the scene. He said that a person can be born in Brazil. Television footage showed that no shots were fired after a gun was pointed at Vice President Fernandez in the crowd. Local media said the man appeared to be middle-aged.
First Published: September 02, 2022, 08:16 IST