Dutch FM: EU may blacklist Hezbollah after probe

The Jerusalem Post - 25 February 2013 - From BENJAMIN WEINTHAL

The Netherlands’ Foreign Minister Frans Timmermans stressed on Monday the Dutch position that Hezbollah is a terrorist organization and ought to be banned from European soil.

Separately, former Dutch foreign minister Uri Rosenthal outlined to The Jerusalem Post the mixed views about outlawing Hezbollah within the 27- member European Union.

"Hezbollah is a terrorist organization,” Timmermans said in a statement issued by the Dutch Embassy in Israel . (continue reading...)