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Exclusive: The mysterious journey of the Libya oil tanker

Navy SEALs intercept tanker with Libyan oil

How Hezbollah Trained an Operative to Spy on Israeli Tourists

A court sentenced Hossam Taleb Yaacoub, 24, a Swedish-Lebanese citizen, to four years in prison for helping Hezbollah plot attacks against Israelis. Because of his age and lack of prior convictions, he received less than the maximum sentence of 10 years.

Hezbollah member found guilty in Cyprus

A Cypriot court convicted Hossam Taleb Yaacoub, a Swedish-Lebanese citizen, for his part in the 2012 bombing in Burgas, Bulgaria. The court said "Hezbollah acts as a criminal organization." Yaacoub had admitted to spying for Hezbollah for the Burgas attack and other operations.

Palestinians get embassy status in Sweden

Details emerge on Hezbollah member arrested in Cyprus

Cyprus Trial Spurs Call for E.U. to Act Against Hezbollah

Cyprus terror suspect admits Hezbollah membership

Explosives found near home of Cyprus president

Unlike US, Europe Has Few Limits on Hezbollah

A Lebanese Swede who is suspected of plotting attacks against Israeli interests was detained pending further investigation. Israel believes the suspect's modus operandi is similar to that of the recent suicide bombing in Bulgaria that has been linked to Hezbollah and Iran.

New York police link nine 2012 plots to Iran, proxies

A Swedish man of Lebanese origin was arrested last week in Limossal. He had been taking photographs of Israeli interests, and possessed notes about Israeli aircraft. He is suspected of planning a terrorist attack against Israeli interests in Cyprus.

New Bid to Stifle Iran Aid to Syria

Beyond Cairo, Israel Sensing a Wider Siege

Cyprus says attempted to offload Iran blast cargo

Iran explosives at centre of Cypriot intrigue