Facts and false reports: What we know about the attack in Vienna

 Facts and false reports: What we know about the attack in Vienna

Tuesday,03 November 2020

The news from Vienna rolled over in the night. One thing is clear: there has been a serious Islamist attack with several deaths in the Austrian capital.

According to the Austrian police, at least four passers-by were killed in the Islamist terror attack in Vienna. One perpetrator was shot dead by the police. 15 people were injured, some of them seriously.

The victims

At least four people were killed. These are apparently randomly selected passers-by, including two women and two men. According to Chancellor Sebastian Kurz, an elderly man and woman, a young passer-by and a waitress were shot. According to the head of the Vienna hospitals, Dr. Michael Binder, there are 15 injured, 7 of them are seriously injured. Among the seriously injured is also a policeman. After an operation, however, his life is no longer in danger. All victims were hit by shots. Pass away last hospital admission was at 10.10 p.m.

The perpetrator(s)

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Austria’s Minister of the Interior Karl Nehammer spoke of at least one perpetrator who had been killed by the police. At first it was said that at least one other perpetrator was on the run. According to current information, this is al

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