5 Hostages just escaped:
Martin Place is quite a popular place for photography with its wide promenade and old sandstone buildings:
Sion you're in Australia now right? Hope your area's safe. All the best!
Sydney is a pleasant city and Aussies are in general, nice people. Hope this sorts out peacefully. There is just no need for violence. It reflects badly on the cause these terrorist taking up arms for. I left Sydney yesterday evening feeling good but felt disturbed by the breaking news.
Last edited by tplongsg; 16th December 2014 at 09:57 PM.
Siege has been relieved... no casualties..
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It is sad when innocent people are dragged into something others are fighting for. In layman terms, barking up the wrong tree.
Even if they have succeeded, who will ever respect them for achieving their objective? The cycle will continue to turn