Top US official asserts Lebanese terror group could conduct major attacks with chemical compound

A senior US State Department official accused Hezbollah of storing explosives across Europe for terrorism purposes, the Sydney Morning Herald reported on Friday.

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“Why would Hezbollah stockpile ammonium nitrate on European soil?” State Department coordinator for counter-terrorism Nathan Sales was quoted as saying.

“The answer is clear: Hezbollah put these weapons in place so it could conduct major terrorist attacks whenever it or its masters in Tehran deemed necessary,” he asserted. Read more at i24