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  2/16/2013, Adar 6, 5773

Source: EU Not Likely to Add Hizbullah to Terror List


An source from the European Union said Saturday that if Bulgarian authorities provided the necessary evidence to link Hizbullah to the July bus bombing in Burgas which killed five Israeli tourists, protocol would be to adopt specific sanctions against those involved in the attack, but added that the EU would most likely not add Hizbullah to their list of terror organizations. 

Israel Radio quoted a Foreign Ministry spokesman in Paris who said Saturday that the Council of Foreign Ministers of the European Union may discuss the option of imposing sanctions against Hizbullah, following Bulgaria's investigation which placed blamed for the attack on the terror organization.