19 October 2019

Hong Kong actor Simon Yam stabbed on stage in China

Home page Incident
12 Punto 14 Punto 16 Punto 18 Punto

An unknown assailant stabbed Hong Kong actor Simon Yam on Saturday during a promotional event in mainland China but Yam’s injuries were not life-threatening, Chinese state media reported. reports citing Chinese media that a video was posted on China’s Twitter-like Weibo service showing a man in a dark vest rushing up to the stage and attacking Yam with a knife in the city of Zhongshan in the southern Chinese province of Guangdong.

The China Youth Daily newspaper said on its website that the 64-year old Yam had been taken to hospital for treatment but the injuries to his hands and abdomen were not life-threatening.

Citing a police statement, it said the attacker had not yet been identified, but that Yam appeared to have been a victim of mistaken identity.

Yam won critical acclaim for his role in the Hong Kong crime film Contact in 1992 and made his Hollywood debut in Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life in 2003. He is also a film producer.

2019.07.20 / 20:31
See also

Barcelona hit by fresh clashes amid general strike

PKK terrorists arrested in Istanbul

French police prevented a new 9/11 attack

Turkey neutralizes 702 terrorists in northern Syria

Iran to prove US, Israeli role on the Red Sea accident

Iran-backed snipers deployed during Iraq protests

Hong Kong protest leader violently attacked

Turkey again undergoes rocket shelling from Syria

Israel also seized the opportunity: hit Syria

Japan typhoon death toll climbs to 74

Xocalı soyqırımı — 1992-ci il Bağla
Bize yazin Bağla