Hezbollah Militant Wing Labeled as Terrorist Organization by EU

The European Union’s 28 foreign ministers officially placed Hezbollah’s military…

The European Union’s 28 foreign ministers officially placed Hezbollah’s military wing on its terror list following diplomatic pressure from the U.S. and Israel.

Many European countries had pushed for EU action, citing a terrorist attack in Bulgaria’s Black Sea resort of Burgas last year that killed five Israeli tourists and a Bulgarian. Hezbollah’s military wing was accused of involvement, an allegation it denied. In March, a criminal court in Cyprus found a Hezbollah member guilty of helping to plan attacks on Israelis on the Mediterranean island.

Read more at WashingtonPost.com.

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