Melbourne siege being treated as a terrorist incident

  • Police in Australia are considering the recent Melbourne siege to be a terrorist incident. Said incident also claimed the life of a gunman. On Monday, heavily armed officers visited an apartment building in the city after hearing reports of explosion and found that one man was already lying dead next to a foyer. Another man named Yacqub Khayre had a shotgun and had pinned a lady to the wall against her wishes.