World US Ambassador to South Korea slashed in attack

US Ambassador Mark Lippert was slashed on the face and wrist outside a downtown Seoul performing arts center by a man screaming that the rival Koreas should be unified. Lippert's injuries were not considered life threatening.

U.S. Ambassador Mark Lippert was slashed on the face and wrist by a man wielding a knife with a 10-inch blade and screaming that the rival Koreas should be unified, South Korean police said Thursday.