Jihadism in Austria
A dangerous scene with great ideological power
On November 2, 2020, an assassin carried out the first jihadist attack in Austria. He killed four and injured 23 people in downtown Vienna before he was shot by the police. The events made clear how dangerous Austrian Islamist terrorism is. In our study, Dr. Guido Steinberg analyses the current risk situation, the corresponding counter-strategy and the political debate.