Austrian media outlets are reporting that one of the victims in the Islamist attacks on Monday evening is Nexhip Vranezi, an ethnic Albanian from the village of Velesta near Struga in Macedonia.

Vranezi (20) was shot dead while he was on a cigarette break.

One of the at least five attackers was also a 20 year old Albanian who originated from Macedonia – Kujtim Fezullai was born in Vienna but his family is from Chelopek near Tetovo.