4 individuals had been killed and dozens injured after gunmen introduced havoc to the streets of the Austrian capital of Vienna on Monday evening, simply hours earlier than the beginning of a coronavirus lockdown.

One of many shooters was killed however a number of others are believed to be on the run, sparking a city-wide manhunt and prompting authorities to warn residents to remain of their houses.

The assaults got here as Viennese had been out in eating places and bars having fun with the final evening earlier than the start of a partial lockdown to cease the unfold of COVID-19.

Euronews has the full story on the attacks here and you may observe beneath for dwell updates.

10:28

Austria’s Chancellor, Sebastian Kurz, is because of handle the nation at 10.30 CET. We’ll be updating you right here on what he says.

10:26

Turkey condemned Tuesday the assault in Vienna, expressing its “solidarity” with the Austrian individuals.

“We’re saddened by the stories of deaths and accidents in a terrorist assault which came about in Vienna. We strongly condemn this terrorist assault,” the Turkish Overseas Ministry stated in an announcement.

10:21

Austria’s inside minister has simply confirmed that the shooter who was killed final evening in Vienna is a 20-year-old twin citizen of North Macedonia and Austria.

10:17

Good day welcome to the Euronews dwell weblog concerning the assaults in Austria and the manhunt for the attackers.

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