Australian PM says Melbourne siege ‘a terrorist attack’

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said on Tuesday police were treating a deadly siege in the southern city of Melbourne as an “act of terrorism” after a claim by the Islamic State group that one of its fighters was the gunman responsible.


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