The number of victims of the terrorist attack in Vienna has increased to four. Der Standart wrote about this on Tuesday, November 3, referring to the mayor of the city.
A woman aged 40-50 died at the Ottakring Hospital.
A total of 17 people were injured, including one policeman.
Earlier it was reported about three dead – two men and one woman. In addition, one of the attackers was eliminated.
According to the Krone newspaper, the attack was planned in advance. The apartment of one of the terrorists was searched at night.
A series of attacks in the center of Vienna took place the previous day. According to law enforcement agencies, the shooting started with shots fired near the Seitenstettengas synagogue. A total of six attacks were carried out in different parts of the city.
The American company SITE Intelligence Group claimed the jihadists’ involvement in what happened in the Austrian capital. According to the portal, the jihadis called the attacks “payment for Austria’s participation in the U.S.-led anti-terrorist coalition” to combat the terrorist group “Islamic State”.
Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurtz called the attack a terrorist act and also did not rule out anti-Semitic motives of terrorists.