On this day: the bombing of the Hilton

The Hilton Hotel in Sydney, Australia was bombed in the early hours of the 13th of February, 1978.

Two garbage collectors and a policeman were killed when a bomb was left in a rubbish bin outside. Eleven other people were injured.

It is still unclear who was behind the attack.

The scene of the Hilton Hotel bombing on George Street, Sydney. SUPPLIED.

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