Connect with us


Austrian Terror Attack Leaves Several Dead at Synagogue

The attack was dastardly to say the least.

While much of the world has been preoccupied with the imminent and infernal election taking place in the United States, terror has been on the upswing in Europe.

Possibly due to the strict travel restrictions brought on by the COVID pandemic, international terror attacks had seen a marked decrease in frequency in 2020.  In the US, there were still several instances of domestic terror, mostly coming from a political place, but foreign-borne terror has been holding steady at nearly nil.

In Europe, however, there have been several incidents in recent weeks, induing the latest coordinated attack on Monday in Austria.

Trending: AOC Makes Embarrassing Blunder in Argument Over Minimum Wage

Several gunmen fired shots at six locations in central Vienna starting near the central synagogue on Monday, killing at least one person and wounding others in what the interior minister said appeared to be a terrorist attack.

A large area of central Vienna was cordoned off. Police said a significant deployment was under way and that they had shot dead one of the suspects. They urged people to stay inside.

Interior Minister Karl Nehammer told Austrian broadcaster ORF that the attack was believed to have been carried out by several people and that all six locations were in the immediate vicinity of the street housing the central synagogue.

“At the moment I can confirm we believe this is an apparent terror attack,” he said.

“We believe there are several perpetrators. Unfortunately there are also several injured, probably also dead.”

take our poll - story continues below

Would You Vote for Trump If He Runs In 2024?

  • Would You Vote for Trump If He Runs In 2024?  

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Completing this poll grants you access to Liberty Hub updates free of charge. You may opt out at anytime. You also agree to this site's Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

The news comest just days after terror-related knife attacks in Paris and Nice, France.

Save conservative media!

Become an insider!

Sign up for our free email newsletter, and we'll make sure to keep you in the loop.

You Might Like

Join the conversation!

We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, profanity, vulgarity, doxing, or discourteous behavior. If a comment is spam, instead of replying to it, please mark it as spam. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain fruitful conversation.

You Might Like

Armed Services Committee Member ‘Outraged’ Over Prolonged Deployment of Nat’l Guard in DC


Latest Arrest Related to January 6th Sees Trump Appointee Booked for Involvement


As Texas Reopens, New Poll Shows America’s Level of COVID Optimism


Rioter Who Sat at Nancy Pelosi’s Desk Has Wild Outburst in Court