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Basque Eta

First Spanish General Election Without ETA's Terrorism

Araceli Guede | Posted 01.23.2014 | World
Araceli Guede

After 43 years of terror and 829 murders, Basque terrorist group ETA announced "the definitive cease to armed activity" October 20, exactly one month before the general election. This will thus be a campaign without ETA, the first ever since democracy was restored in Spain.

Spanish Court Sentences Basque Separatist To 10 Years In Prison

AP | By DANIEL WOOLLS | Posted 11.16.2011 | World

MADRID -- A Spanish court convicted a prominent Basque separatist of terrorism Friday and sentenced him to 10 years in prison for trying to resurrect ...

For Basque Radicals, Cuba Turns From Refuge to Prison

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 07.24.2011 | World
Yoani Sanchez

I was eight months pregnant when I met two Basque radicals living in Cuba, Rosa and Carlos, or at least that's what they called themselves then. They ...

Basque Militants Announce Permanent Cease-Fire

AP | DANIEL WOOLLS and JORGE SAINZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BILBAO, Spain — The militant Basque separatist group ETA declared a permanent cease-fire Monday in what it called a firm step toward ending a de...

Basque Separatist Group ETA Declares Ceasefire

AP | DANIEL WOOLLS and HAROLD HECKLE | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MADRID — The armed Basque separatist group ETA, under pressure from political allies to renounce violence and decapitated repeatedly by the arre...

The South African Talks: A Template for Peace

Michael Young | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Michael Young

The South African peace negotiations template can serve as a model for facilitating peace efforts around the world today, from the Middle East, to Afghanistan, to Iran, to the Basque area of Spain.

3 Suspected Basque Militants Detained In France

AP | JEAN-PIERRE VERGES | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PARIS — Police detained three suspected members of Basque separatist group ETA in a French Alps ski resort and seized material for making explos...

Mallorca Bombing Kills 2 Police Officers, ETA Blamed

AP | MANUEL MIELNIEZUK | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PALMA DE MALLORCA, Balearic Islands — A powerful bomb on the Spanish resort island of Mallorca killed two police officers in their patrol vehicl...

Jurdan Martitegi: France Arrests Suspected ETA Military Chief And 8 Others

The Independent | Elizabeth Nash | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The man who is said to be Eta's top military commander was arrested in France early yesterday, in a Franco-Spanish police operation that produced eigh...

Possible ETA Bomb Factory, Hundreds Of Kilos Of Explosives Found In France

BBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

French police have found hundreds of kilos of bomb-making ingredients in a garage in the south-eastern city of Grenoble, officials say....