Islamic State has claimed responsibility for a deadly militant attack in Vienna

Bangla Hunt Desk: The Islamic State (ISIS) has claimed responsibility for a militant attack in the Austrian capital, Vienna. IS said in a statement that it had carried out the attack. IS has released photos and videos of the gunmen.

At least six people have been killed and several others injured in a militant attack in the Austrian capital, Vienna. The bomber struck shortly after noon in front of a police recruiting center in Vienna. A high alert has been issued for the entire city for the time being.

Police said the attackers attacked a total of six places, including the side of a shrine in the city center. The attack came hours before another lockdown was imposed in Austria due to the corona virus.

Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz said, “Our police will play a decisive role against militant attacks and criminals.” “We are not afraid of terrorism,” he said. And we will fight against this attack. Kurz said police had launched a large-scale anti-terrorism operation and that Vienna's main buildings had been secured.