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  Adar 5, 5773 , 15/02/13

Bulgaria Has More Specific Information on Burgas Blast

Bulgarian Interior Minister Tsvetan Tsvetanov said, Friday, that investigators now know the names of members of the terror cell involved in the July bombing that took the lives of five Israelis and a Bulgarian bus driver in the Black Sea resort of Burgas, according to the Sofia News Agency. Interviewed by TV7,  Tsvetanov said two of them are believed to be Canadian-Lebanese and Australian Lebanese engineering students in Lebanon, adding that their movements are being tracked in Europe.

The minister said the two veteran terrorists maintained part of Hizbullah's structure in Canada and Australia, and had contacts with other members of the organization. Hizbullah leader, Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah, is expected to comment on the bombing during what is being billed as an important speech on Saturday.

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