Man Haron Monis #sydneysiege

Man Haron Monis

Man Haron Monis, an Iraqi cleric who was granted political asylum in Australian, took hostages at a cafe in Sydney, resulting in the death of two hostages.  He was on bail for a string of violent offences, including being an accessory to the murder of his ex-wife, who was set on fire. He was also facing more than 40 sexual and indecent assault charges and had a conviction for sending offensive letters to the families of deceased Australian soldiers.

Sydney siege_ Man behind stand-off named as Iranian cleric Man Haron Monis – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

‘Lone Gunman’_ Sydney Hostage Taker Man Haron Monis Dead – ABC News