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Uruguay must define Hezbollah as a terror organization

Uruguay must define Hezbollah as a terror organization

November 6, 2019 » Today News »


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 Affected Countries: uruguay;

Minister of Social Equality, Gila Gamliel, at a meeting with Uruguayan Foreign Minister, Rodolfo Nin Novoa, brought to light the ongoing diplomatic effort by the State of Israel to define Hezbollah as a terrorist organization.

Minister Gamliel, who is currently in Uruguay, met with Uruguay’s Foreign Minister and discussed with him a number of issues relating to relations between the countries, according to a press release.Novoa said at the beginning of their meeting that he believed that Israel and Uruguay had much in common.

“These are two well-developed and stable democracies,” he said.

During the meeting, Gamaliel emphasized the importance of countries recognizing and defining Hezbollah as a terrorist organization.

In the meeting, the two extensively discussed bilateral cooperation issues including: digital, cyber and agriculture.

In addition, Minister Gamliel noted the importance of moving the Uruguayan embassy to Jerusalem.

Source: JP