Tags: "Melbourne Consulate Bombing"

02 Dec

Sydney : Bomber lives among us now

by Mark Buttler and Anthony Dowsley A man convicted of a terrorist bombing in Melbourne 20 years ago can never be deported for his crime. Levon Demirian was a key figure in the 1986 bombing of the Turkish consulate in ...

01 Dec

ASIO hears of terror attack on radio news

When Armenian terrorists tried to blow up the office of the Turkish consulate-general in Melbourne in 1986, the first the Australian Security Intelligence Organisation (ASIO) knew of it was a radio news broadcast. A 1987 cabinet document, released by the ...