]. Australians, visitors from other countries, going about their daily life last minute Christmas shopping, heading home. To be attacked like this in the middle of one of our great cities is a shocking event, a shocking crime.
Because investigations are continuing. Apart from that statement, there are no known links to any political issues or any, certainly any links to extremist groups, and therefore the position that I'm advised of at the moment is that no terrorism link has been identified at this stage.