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EU declines to comment on reports on Hezbollah inclusion in terror list

BRUSSELS, May 21 (KUNA) -- The spokesman for EU High Representative Catherine Ashton Tuesday declined to comment on western media reports that the EU has began the process to add Hezbollah's military wing to the EU list of terrorist organiation.
"We are not in a position to comment," Michael Mann told Kuwait news agency, KUNA, in reply to a question on the issue.
The reports said UK had filed the request to include Hezbollah in the EU blacklist and a decision is expected by end June.
Currently only two EU member states, UK and the Netherlands, have included Hezbollah in their lists of terrorist organisations. (end) nk.bs KUNA 212121 May 13NNNN