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Bulgaria blast 'suspect' on CCTV

CCTV of the man suspected of being the suicide bomber that killed eight Israeli tourists at an airport in Bulgaria has been released. Investigators believe he was using a fake US driver's licence.

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Israel blames Hezbollah for Bulgaria bus bombing

Israeli Defence Minister Ehud Barak said the Tehran-backed Lebanese Shi'ite Muslim group Hezbollah was responsible for yesterday's bus bombing in Bulgaria.

The apparent suicide attack killed eight people and injured dozens in a bus transporting Israeli tourists at Burgas Airport.

The immediate executors are Hezbollah people, who of course have constant Iranian sponsorship.

– Israeli Defence Minister Ehud Barak, Speaking to Israel Radio

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu yesterday said Iran was behind the attack in the aftermath of the late afternoon blast.

There was no immediate Iranian reaction to the Israeli accusations.

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