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The story it tells of the 'Sydney siege' gunman, particularly of his encounters with ASIO and the AFP, is deeply strange.
The opening day of the inquest confirmed media rumors that investigators found that fragments from police bullets killed Katrina Dawson, and raised questions about the gunfight that ended the siege.
Looking at terrorist organisations as brands may seem trivial, but doing so allows us to dissect and understand the elements and organising principles that make them what they are.
Australia is conducting a complete review of law enforcement, intelligence, immigration, and justice following the Sydney Siege, but the role of one former intelligence chief in the government could cast a shadow over it.
Australia Announces an Investigation Into the Sydney Siege, Then Has to Investigate the Announcement
The government's investigation of the events that led to Man Haron Monis walking the streets in the lead up to the deadly cafe attack got off on the wrong foot amid official confusion over whether the convicted criminal had a gun license.
#illridewithyou has captured the imagination of a community looking for some possible 'good' to take out of Sydney's tragic siege. Whether will it help or hinder actual change remains to be seen.
Tributes have poured in for the two hostages who were killed in the chaotic exchange of gunfire that ended a 16-hour siege at a Sydney café.
Heavily armed police overtook the Lindt Chocolate Café in Sydney’s Martin Place just after 2am local time, following sounds of gunfire coming from inside the building.
Man Haron Monis, the Iranian-born gunman killed at the end of the 17-hour hostage situation in a Sydney cafe, was well known to authorities.