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The LA Times reports today that Bulgaria has determined Hezbollah is responsible for the terror attack in the Black Sea resort town of Brugas that killed five Israeli tourists as well as their Bulgarian bus driver.

 

"We have well-grounded reasons to suggest that the two were members of the militant wing of Hezbollah," Interior Minister Tsvetan Tsvetanov told reporters. "We expect the government of Lebanon to assist in the further investigation."

Tsvetanov said evidence showed that the men received funding and instructions from Hezbollah. One of the attackers died in the bombing.

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White House counter-terrorism advisor John Brennan, who is the Obama administration's nominee to head the CIA, called on Europe to take "action to uncover Hezbollah's infrastructure and disrupt the group's financing schemes and operational networks in order to prevent future attacks."

Will the EU now join the United States and Israel in designating Hezbollah a terror group given the attack on European soil?

We shall see.

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