Tag: <span>Bomber</span>

Mother shares fears as parole for Russell Street bomber moves closer

Posted December 14, 2015 16:41:11 The mother of murdered Melbourne teenager Prue Bird says she is on edge at the believed the man linked to her daughter’s death could quickly be released from jail. Craig Minogue has served 29 years for the 1986 bombing of Victoria Police’s headquarters on Russell Street. He was a standover…


Third bomber at Paris Bataclan concert hall identified: police

Updated December 09, 2015 19:41:48 Related Story: Eagles of Death Metal make tearful return to Bataclan theatre Map: France A 23-year-old man from the eastern French city of Strasbourg has been identified as the third bomber involved in the attacks at Paris’s Bataclan concert hall, police sources say. Foued Mohamed Aggad went to Syria with…


Surviving WWII bomber pilot awarded highest French military honour

Posted December 08, 2015 14:39:29 Photo: Godfrey Flack, a former WWII Lancaster bomber pilot, flew 40 bombing missions over Germany in the early 1940s. (ABC News: Peta Carlyon) Map: Hobart 7000 A 94-year-old Tasmanian war veteran has been presented France’s highest military award, the Legion of Honour, in an emotional ceremony in Hobart. Godfrey Flack…


Bomber kills himself, loved ones throughout raid: safety sources

Posted December 05, 2015 21:11:23 A suspected Islamist militant and two members of his household have been killed in northern Lebanon, soon after the man blew himself up in the course of an army raid on his house, safety and medical sources say. It was the latest in a series of arrest raids across the…