BREAKING PHOTOS: US Ambassador to South Korea Attacked – BLEEDING FROM HEAD, TAKEN TO HOSPITAL

US Ambassador to Seoul Mark Lippert was attacked during a speech today.
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Lippert was bleeding from the head when he was taken to hospital.

Yonhop News reported:

U.S. envoy to Seoul Mark Lippert was seriously injured Thursday morning after being attacked by an armed assailant, official sources said.

The envoy was on his way to attend a morning lecture in central Seoul when the attack took place.

Lippert, bleeding heavily, was rushed to a nearby hospital, the sources said, adding that the suspect was immediately arrested although his or her identity is still not known.

The ambassador looks stunned after the attack.

The assailant was seen outside the venue on the sidewalk.

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