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Bloomberg QuickTake: Now published this video item, entitled “People Flee Central Vienna After Fatal Shooting Near Synagogue” – below is their description.
People were seen fleeing an area in central Vienna, Austria, on November 2 following a shooting incident that police said at least one person dead and multiple people injured. Authorities said there were “several suspects armed with rifles” and six locations where shots were fired. Police said there were several people injured. A suspect was shot and killed by police, officials said. This footage, livestreamed on Facebook by Liana Ant, shows people running in central Vienna and emergency vehicles in the area.Bloomberg QuickTake: Now YouTube Channel
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In This Story: Austria
Austria, officially the Republic of Austria, is a landlocked East Alpine country in the southern part of Central Europe. It is composed of nine federated states, one of which is Vienna, Austria’s capital and its largest city.
It is bordered by Germany to the northwest; the Czech Republic to the north; Slovakia to the northeast; Hungary to the east; Slovenia and Italy to the south; and Switzerland and Liechtenstein to the west.
Austria occupies an area of 83,879 km2 (32,386 sq mi) and has a population of nearly 9 million people. While German is the country’s official language, many Austrians communicate informally in a variety of Bavarian dialects.