News Ticker >
[ April 23, 2019 ]

WATCH Pamela Geller on Sri Lanka terror: As “jihad advances, so does the stigma” around...

[ April 23, 2019 ]

Big VICTORY Against Terror-Tied CAIR

[ April 23, 2019 ]

President Donald Trump Endorses Congressional Action Against Twitter

[ April 23, 2019 ]

Sri Lanka Easter bombings spurs call to ban burqas amid reports some of the attackers...

[ April 23, 2019 ]

Oberkapo Bernie Sanders slams Netanyahu’s government (again) as ‘racist’ during CNN town hall

[ April 23, 2019 ]

If We Cancel Kate Smith, We Must Cancel The New York Yankees and The Philly...

[ April 23, 2019 ]

Mark Levin, Please Provide Education, Not Obfuscation About Muslim Antisemitism

[ April 23, 2019 ]

ISIS Claims Responsibility For Sri Lanka Islamic Attacks

[ April 23, 2019 ]

Al-Jazeera Reporter Claims Standard Reporting About Easter Terror Attacks in Sri Lanka is ‘Islamophobic’

[ April 23, 2019 ]

Facebook develops new weapon against conservatives and free speech — “click gap”

Church attacked in Austria, 15 injured, monks taken hostage by “foreign” men

54

A group of unidentified assailants attacked a church in the Austrian capital of Vienna on Thursday. Five monks were tied up and assaulted at an Austrian church in Vienna.

Police found the monks tied up, one of them with head injuries, after nearly three hours

Rush to judgement: Police immediately ruled out terror, which means more likely than not……

Austrian church attacked and religious monks taken hostage – Five seriously injured

By: Sputnik, December 27, 2018

A group of unidentified assailants attacked a church in the Austrian capital of Vienna on Thursday, the Kronen Zeitung newspaper reported.

According to the outlet, two gunmen attacked a Catholic church in the afternoon as gunshots were heard.

The EKO Cobra federal police anti-terrorism unit and the SWAT team of the Vienna Riot Squad had arrived at the scene of the incident, the report said.

According to preliminary data, from eight to 15 people have been injured in the attack.

ive monks were assaulted at a Vienna church on Thursday by two people, at least one of whom apparently demanded money and valuables, police said.Police said the assault happened at about 1:30 p.m. (1230 GMT; 7:30 a.m. EST) at a complex in the city’s Floridsdorf district. No church service was underway when the assailants entered the Maria Immaculata church.

Police found the monks tied up, one of them with head injuries, nearly three hours later. They were aged between 56 and 68, and it appeared that the others had tried to intervene after one of the assailants — described as speaking with a foreign accent attacked the oldest monk, the Austria Press Agency reported.

Police wrote on Twitter that, while the precise motive remains unclear, “a possible terror motive can be ruled out” in the incident at the Maria Immaculata church.

Officers were searching for the perpetrators, including in the complex where the incident took place. They said Thursday evening that they had found nothing in the building.

The Truth Must be Told

Your contribution supports independent journalism

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 report 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

Have a tip we should know? Your anonymity is NEVER compromised. Email tips@thegellerreport.com

Pin It on Pinterest