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Controversial Issue: Hezbollah as a terrorist organisation?

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Submitted by A. Atrasch (Germany), Mar 22, 2005 at 18:38

Defining Hezbollah as a terrorist organisation is hardly controversial.

Hezbollah's military acts against Israel were of pure resistance. Hezbollah has been accused for performing terroristical acts in Israel and elsewhere, but none of these charges were ever proved.The vast majority does not consider Hezbollah as an terrorist organisation like Al-Qaeda. Putting Hezbollah and Al-Qaeda on the same list is more ignorant than justified. Just because it is considered by USA
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