US sanctions Hezbollah associates and accuses it of storing explosives in Europe

"Why would Hezbollah stockpile ammonium nitrate on European soil?" he said. "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."

Sales made the remarks in an online forum hosted by the American Jewish Committee, which has called upon more countries to ban Hezbollah and its operations. He appealed to countries in Europe and elsewhere to impose bans on...