The Australian Prime Minister has just held his first press conference since the end of the Sydney siege.The Prime Minister stated that it will take time to clarify what has happened in Sydney.
Prime Minister Tony Abbott said that the perpetrator was well known to authorities due to his involvement in previous acts. The perpetrator had also posted graphic extremist material online.
During the press conference this morning the Prime Minister also highlighted that tragically there are people who are ready to be involved in political violence and the authorities won’t tolerate this.
Australians should have confidence in security apparatus. Australia is vulnerable to acts of politically motivated violence.
The Prime Minister will travel to Sydney to be brief and to meet with those involved. He also There are lessons to be learned from the siege in the Lindt Cafe in Sydney and they will be examined thoroughly.