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Hezbollah supporters condemn EU blacklisting

Shia stronghold in Lebanon rejects EU decision to label Hezbollah's military wing a terrorist organisation.

Last Modified: 25 Jul 2013 16:24
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The EU has designated Hezbollah's military wing as a terrorist organisation.

Several Western countries and Israel had lobbied for such action after last year’s bus bombing at the Burgas airport in Bulgaria, which killed 5 Israeli tourists.

Of course, many Hezbollah supporters strongly reject the EU's decision.

Al Jazeera's Rula Amin reports from Bint Jbail in Southern Lebanon.

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