Britain asks EU to put Hezbollah on terrorist group list

Britain has formally asked the European Union to put the military wing of Islamist group Hezbollah on its list of terrorist organisations, an EU diplomat has said.

The bus damaged in a bomb blast outside Burgas Airport in July last year. Credit: REUTERS/Interior Ministry/Handout (BULGARIA)

Britain'smove comes after Bulgaria accused the Lebanese militant movement on February 5 ofcarrying out a bomb attack on a bus in the Black Sea city of Burgas that killedfive Israelis and their Bulgarian driver in July last year.