Your information is incorrect. But the distraction from these murders and attempted murders caused by the pandemic is real.
There have been major assassination attempts against world leaders during the pandemic. Here are a few you may have missed.
On 6 January 2021, insurrectionists attacked the US Congress, proclaiming that they were there, according to their chants, to “hang Mike Pence,”
who as Vice President of the US was a world leader. They also
proclaimed they were there to threaten the life of leader Nancy Pelosi
and other members of Congress. These major assassination attempts failed
only because the plans were imperfectly executed and the targeted
the notice of Western media, surely other attempted assassinations with
political implications have occurred around the world during the
pandemic. We here in the US did not see or hear of them due to our
preoccupation with events on our home front connected with Covid-19, a
presidential election, an attempted coup, a collapsed economy and lots