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The Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra performs during the Summer Night Concert in September. One of the

Exile Music: A Jewish family's journey from Vienna to Bolivia

Book Review: Exile Music, by Jennifer Steil.

By AARON LEIBEL
17/12/2020

Catholic cardinal condemns antisemitic attack on rabbi in Vienna

Austria's Chancellor Sebastian Kurz was also quick to condemn the attack • "A Europe without Jews is no longer Europe.”

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Woman threatens rabbi with a knife on street in Vienna, steals his kippah

The assault happened after several minutes in which the woman shouted antisemitic slogans at the rabbi as multiple passersby looked away, he said.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
28/11/2020

Two men arrested in Switzerland for visiting the Vienna attacker in July

Swiss authorities have said the two men were "obviously friends" of the attacker and had met in person, but did not say when.

By REUTERS
08/11/2020
Police officers stand guard on a street after exchanges of gunfire in Vienna, Austria November 3

Austria admits 'intolerable mistakes' in checks on Vienna attacker

Austria had already admitted fumbling intelligence from Slovakia that the 20-year-old gunman had attempted to buy ammunition there.

By REUTERS
06/11/2020
A general view of a session of the parliament in Vienna, Austria, January 10, 2020

Vienna attack due to Austrian gov't intel failure, opposition says

Fifteen arrests have been made since the attack, but Interior Minister Karl Nehammer conceded on Wednesday that "some things went wrong" in processing intelligence from neighboring Slovakia in July.

By REUTERS
05/11/2020
Gunfire exchanges in Vienna

Vienna: What we know about the killer

The Vienna criminal court sentenced Kujtim Fejzulai to 22 months in prison in April 2019 for being a member of a terrorist organization and for spreading propaganda.

By REUTERS
05/11/2020
Police officers stand guard on a street after exchanges of gunfire in Vienna, Austria November 3

Vienna gunman rampaged alone, intelligence was fumbled, minister says

"Before the terror attack began, according to the information currently available, some things also went wrong."

By REUTERS
05/11/2020

After Vienna shooting, rabbis want more government control of mosques

Initial reports stated that at least one of the shootings was aimed at a synagogue, though police said there was no clear indication that was the case.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
04/11/2020
Gunfire exchanges in Vienna

Swiss police arrest two men in probe of links to Vienna attack

The 18-year-old and 24-year-old men, arrested in the city of Winterthur about 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Zurich.

By REUTERS
03/11/2020
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