Hizbullah Courier Was Told to Track Israeli Flights

(New York Times) Nicholas Kulish - Hossam Taleb Yaacoub, a Hizbullah operative who worked as a courier for the group in Europe, said at his trial in Cyprus on Thursday that he had instructions to record the arrival times of passenger flights from Israel to Cyprus, prompting Israel to press the EU to formally declare Hizbullah a terrorist organization. President Shimon Peres of Israel said Thursday: "The hour has come for every country in the world, and especially the European Union, to add Hizbullah to the list of terror organizations." "It is time to call Hizbullah what it really is: a murderous terror organization."

2013-02-22 00:00:00

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