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Re: Failed assassination attempt, Bulgarian party leader escapes death

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The gun didn't go off, you can hear a faint "click" on the video. He went close because it was a gas pistol which doesn't do any damage unless you press it into victims skin.
Well, if anything it is a weird choice of weapon, taking something that will need to be pressed into skin at a place like that.

“There’s so many athletes, tennis players around the world,” he continued, trying to put his life into some kind of perspective, “they want to be the best in what they do. They want to succeed. Many of them, they don’t succeed in the end. I’m fortunate to have this opportunity and succeed.”
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Well, if anything it is a weird choice of weapon, taking something that will need to be pressed into skin at a place like that.
Maybe he didn't want to kill (he could have easily killed the guy with a knife), or he couldn't find real gun.

Apparently, the shooter-wannabe is an ethnic Turk.

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