Muslim Gunmen Take Hostages in Sydney, Australia

3 hostages escape.

Multiple Police raids, POSSIBLE additional hostages ALSO held bomb at the Sydney Opera House…

BBC World News REFUSES to say the “I-word”. They just call it a “black flag with Arabic writing”.

MORE Coverage HERE

Pictures on Australian television show at least three people with their hands up against a window, and a black flag with Arabic writing. Hundreds of armed police have sealed off Martin Place in Sydney’s central business district. New South Wales police have asked people to avoid the area. An Australian Broadcasting Corporation reporter said that gunfire had been heard at the scene, the Lindt chocolate cafe – but this has not been confirmed.


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