U.S. court awards millions to victims of Hezbollah rockets

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(Worthy News) – A U.S. court has ordered the Lebanese militant group to pay millions of dollars in damages to a group of Americans who sued saying they were wounded by the group’s rockets during a war with in 2006.

The case was brought under the U.S. Anti-Terrorism Act and alleged that Hezbollah caused the plaintiffs physical and emotional injury and damaged their property. The judge ordered Hezbollah to pay damages of $111 million to the plaintiffs.

Such civil lawsuits brought against militant groups are difficult to enforce but Nitsana Darshan-Leitner, one of the lawyers representing the plaintiffs, said it was an important legal victory against the Iran-backed group. [ Source: Ynet News (Read More…) ]

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