North Korea is praising the attack on our Ambassador.....where was his security, he was giving a speech.
The U.S. ambassador to South Korea was attacked by a man with a razor while delivering an address in Seoul, U.S. and Korean officials said.
Ambassador Mark Lippert was cut with a razor to his right cheek, State Department spokeswoman Marie Harf said. The injury was not believed to be life threatening, she said on CNN, and he was taken to a hospital for treatment......snip~
US ambassador attacked, hurt in South Korea
SEOUL, South Korea — The United States ambassador to South Korea, Mark W. Lippert, was attacked Thursday morning by a knife-wielding man who said he opposed joint American-South Korean military exercises, according to the South Korean police and journalists who were at the scene.
Mr. Lippert was in stable condition after undergoing surgery for knife wounds on his face and left arm, said Robert W. Ogburn, minister-counselor for public affairs at the American Embassy. The ambassador suffered a four-inch cut on the right side of his face, which required 80 stitches, as well as stab wounds to his left arm and hand, which he appeared to have received while resisting the attack, said doctors at Yonsei University’s Severance Hospital in Seoul. The injuries were not life-threatening, but it will take several months for Mr. Lippert to recover full use of his injured fingers, the doctors said during a news conference......snip~