Iranian Refugee Man Haron Monis ID'd as Lindt Cafe Hostage Taker
Iranian Refugee Man Haron Monis ID’d as Lindt Cafe Hostage Taker

***Police confirm Sydney siege has ended – @nswpolice***

The Lindt Cafe hostage taker has been identified as Iranian refugee Man Haron Monis, according to @ReutersIndia.

The hostage taker has demanded an ISIS flag and wants to speak with Prime Minister Tony Abbott, CNN reports.

Police have confirmed that live ammunition was used as heavily armed police stormed the cafĂ© in Sydney where the hostage situation is underway – @9NewsSyd

Law enforcement storm cafe: