News Ticker >
[ August 17, 2018 ]

The Queen on an open thread

[ August 17, 2018 ]

Muslim congressional candidate Rashida Tlaib endorses one-state solution, pledges to slash Israeli military aid

[ August 17, 2018 ]

VIDEO: SHOCKING New Mexico Islamic compound mysteriously DESTROYED by authorities, site of murder, jihad, school...

[ August 17, 2018 ]

Army Brigadier General Says John Brennan Is a ‘Clear and Present Danger’ Who Wants to...

[ August 17, 2018 ]

John Brennan’s CIA ‘Operated Like A Branch Office Of The Hillary Campaign’

[ August 17, 2018 ]

Millennial Couple Bikes Near ISIS Territory to Prove ‘Humans Are Kind’ and Gets Slaughtered by...

[ August 17, 2018 ]

Massive Muslim Brotherhood Display of Power to Take Place in Minnesota

[ August 17, 2018 ]

UK bus driver disciplined for asking Muslim woman to remove face veil

[ August 17, 2018 ]

Media starts covering for UK car jihadi: ‘He’s quiet, kind, it’s just an accident’

[ August 17, 2018 ]

Remains at New Mexico jihad compound ID’d as missing 3-year-old boy

Austria knife attack: ‘Indiscriminate’ ‘mass stabbing’ in heavily Jewish area of Vienna leaves ‘several injured’, whole family hacked up

25

UPDATED: Four people were seriously injured in two knife attacks in one district of the Austrian capital Vienna on Wednesday evening (March 7), but any motive or connection between the assaults was unclear, a police spokesman said.

The stabbings – the first of which took place at 7.45pm (2.45am on Thursday, Singapore time), occurred in Vienna’s Second District, which includes the famous Prater park as well as the Praterstern transport hub.

It also houses much of Vienna’s small Jewish community.

“A man attacked a family – a father, a mother and their 17-year-old daughter – with a knife. The three people were seriously injured and their lives are in danger,” the spokesman said.

“And half an hour later there was another attack … at Praterstern and here a person was also seriously injured and their life is in danger. We do not know to what extent there is a connection here and any motive remains unclear,” he said.

Asked what was known about an assailant, he added: “Absolutely nothing. We know we are looking for a man.”

 Vienna has not experienced deadly attacks by Islamist militant like the ones that have struck Paris, Berlin and Brussels since 2015.

================================================================

The attacker indiscriminately stabbed at passers-by with a knife on Wednesday evening. There are three seriously injured people – an Austrian family – a mom, dad and daughter – who were attacked outside a restaurant. This is a heavily Jewish area.

The attacker “randomly attacked pedestrians”.

A major manhunt is now underway along the long stretch of road in Vienna’s Leopoldstadt district where the attacks took place.

Several people are reportedly injured after the knife rampage in Vienna, Austria.

Family Stabbed in Vienna Knife Attack, Police Say

Time magainze, March 7, 2018:

(VIENNA) — Austrian police said at least three people were injured in a knife attack Wednesday on the streets of Vienna, with the attacker possibly injuring a fourth nearby.

Vienna police said the attack happened at about 7:45 p.m. on Praterstrasse in the heart of Vienna.

“According to eyewitnesses a man has attacked three persons — a man, his wife and their adult daughter,” police spokesman Patrick Maierhofer told The Associated Press. “The three persons suffered heavy to life-threatening injuries and are currently in a hospital.”

A fourth person was attacked with a knife nearby shortly afterward, police said: “A link (between the attacks) is part of ongoing investigations.”

Witness Silvia Franke said she was about 100 meters (330 feet) away when the incident happened.

“I saw how someone in the middle of the street was screaming and shouting — I thought he was beating his dog judging from his hand movements,” she said. “And in reality he was stabbing this man.”

“He could have stabbed me as well had I been there by chance,” Franke said. “He had lost all control.”

Please take a moment to consider this. Now, more than ever, people are reading Geller Report for news they won't get anywhere else. But advertising revenues have all but disappeared. Google Adsense is the online advertising monopoly and they have banned us. Social media giants like Facebook and Twitter have blocked and shadow-banned our accounts. But we won't put up a paywall. Because never has the free world needed independent journalism more.

Everyone who reads our reporting knows the Geller Report covers the news the media won't. We cannot do our-ground-breaking without your support. We must continue to report on the global jihad and the left's war on freedom. Our readers’ contributions make that possible.

Geller Report's independent, investigative journalism takes a lot of time, money and hard work to produce. But we do it because we believe our work is critical in the fight for freedom and because it is your fight, too.

Please contribute to our ground-breaking work here.


Make a monthly commitment to support The Geller Report – choose the option that suits you best.

Contribute Monthly - Choose One

Pin It on Pinterest