A senior Hezbollah commander was shot dead outside his home in Lebanon, the Middle East tinderbox that is home base to Hezbollah, the pro-Iranian terrorist group backing the Syrian government in that country’s civil war.
The European Union has finally put the military wing of the Hezbollah group in Lebanon on its list of organizations it deems to be terrorist ones. Hezbollah has in turn proclaimed this move to be aggressive and unjust.
Foreign ministers of European Union member states are reportedly set to designate the military wing of the Hezbollah group a terrorist organization after some reluctance on the part of some of those member states.
A major car bombing hit the southern suburbs of Beirut today, injuring over 50 people in the area. The southern area that was bombed is known to be a stronghold for the Lebanese group Hezbollah, who may have been the most likely target.
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