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Lindt cafe siege: Aussie police waited too long to react, says coroner

He recommends that authorities reconsider their "contain and negotiate" strategy to such attacks

On Dec 15, 2014, in a standoff lasting for more than 16 hours, gunman Man Haron was killed along with two hostages at Lindt cafe.


AUSTRALIAN police failed to respond quickly enough to the threat posed by a gunman responsible for a siege at a Sydney cafe in 2014 in which three people including the hostage-taker were killed, a coroner said on Wednesday.

While attributing blame for the deaths of Lindt...

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