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Basque separatist group ETA declares ceasefire


January 10th, 2011 - 10:09 pm ICT by BNO News
SAN SEBASTIAN, SPAIN (BNO NEWS) -- The Basque separatist group ETA on Monday announced a permanent ceasefire to the armed conflict as part of its commitment to reach a definitive solution, the ... Read more...

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Blasts in Spain as ETA claims recent attacks


August 10th, 2009 - 1:12 am ICT by IANS
Palma de Majorca (Spain), Aug 9 (DPA) Three bombs exploded on the Spanish holiday island of Majorca Sunday as the militant Basque separatist group ETA seemed to be stepping up its renewed ... Read more...

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Separatists’ triggered blast kills two in Spain (Lead)


July 30th, 2009 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Palma de Majorca, (Spain), July 30 (DPA) Suspected militants of the armed Basque separatist group ETA Thursday targeted the Spanish tourist island of Majorca during the high holiday season, killing two police ... Read more...

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Two killed, several injured in Spain blast


July 30th, 2009 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, July 30 (Xinhua) At least two people were killed and several injured in an explosion on Spain's resort island Mallorca, according to media reports Thursday. The explosion was caused by a car ... Read more...

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50 injured in Spain bomb blast (Lead)


July 29th, 2009 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, July 29 (DPA) A car bomb planted by suspected members of the militant Basque separatist group ETA injured 46 people overnight in the northern Spanish city of Burgos, hospital sources said ... Read more...

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37 injured in Spain bombing


July 29th, 2009 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, July 28 (DPA) Up to 37 people were injured when a car bomb exploded outside police barracks in Burgos in northern Spain Wednesday morning, the El Mundo newspaper said in its ... Read more...

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Thousands protest against ETA in Spain


June 21st, 2009 - 3:16 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, June 21 (IANS) Thousands of people gathered Saturday in the Spanish city of Bilbao to protest against the Basque separatist group ETA a day after the banned outfit killed a senior ... Read more...

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Several injured in Spain car-bomb attack (Lead)


October 30th, 2008 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
Pamplona, Oct 30 (DPA) Several people were injured Thursday in a car-bomb attack in the northern Spanish city of Pamplona, local authorities reported.A vehicle exploded in a car park in the grounds ... Read more...

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Car bomb kills soldier in Spain


September 22nd, 2008 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Santona (Spain), Sep 22 (DPA) A car bomb attributed to Spain's Basque separatist group ETA - its third in the past 24 hours - killed a soldier and seriously injured another overnight ... Read more...

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Spain’s Basque seperatist leader, four others held in France


May 21st, 2008 - 10:46 pm ICT by admin
DPA Madrid, May 21 (DPA) French and Spanish police captured the political leader of the Basque separatist group (ETA) overnight, Spanish Interior Minister Alfredo Perez Rubalcaba confirmed Wednesday, saying the arrest was a ... Read more...

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Suspected Basque separatist group head captured in France


May 21st, 2008 - 7:04 am ICT by admin
DPA Madrid, May 21 (DPA) French police have detained Francisco Javier Lopez Pena, alias Thierry, believed to be the leader of the militant Basque separatist group ETA, Spanish police said overnight. Lopez Pena ... Read more...

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Bomb kills police officer in Spain’s Basque region


May 14th, 2008 - 3:10 pm ICT by admin
DPA Madrid, May 14 (DPA) A car bomb blast killed a police officer and injured four others at the barracks of the Spanish paramilitary Civil Guard in the northern Basque region early Wednesday, ... Read more...

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Spanish PM Zapatero looks for alliance to form government


March 10th, 2008 - 10:53 pm ICT by admin
DPA Madrid, March 10 (DPA) Spain's Socialist Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero, said Monday that he may seek the support of several political parties for his new government after falling short of ... Read more...

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Socialists sail to victory in Spain’s elections


March 10th, 2008 - 5:32 am ICT by admin
(Lead) DPA Madrid, March 10 (DPA) Spanish Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero's Socialist Party took a clear victory in Sunday's parliamentary elections but remained well short of an absolute majority. Both the Socialists ... Read more...

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Spain suspends poll campaign after politician is killed


March 8th, 2008 - 1:07 am ICT by admin
(Lead) DPA San Sebastian (Spain), March 7 (DPA) Suspected activists of the Basque separatist group ETA Friday shot dead a local politician two days before Spain's general elections, prompting a suspension of the electoral ... Read more...

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Politician shot ahead of Spanish poll


March 7th, 2008 - 10:39 pm ICT by admin
DPA San Sebastian (Spain), March 7 (DPA) A former Socialist councillor was shot dead Friday in the Basque town of Arrasate two days before Spain's general elections, officials said. Isaias Carrasco, 42, was ... Read more...

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Blast damages Spanish premier’s party office in Basque


February 29th, 2008 - 6:24 pm ICT by admin
DPA Bilbao (Spain), Feb 29 (DPA) A bomb damaged an office of Spanish Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero's Socialist Party in the Basque town of Derio, ten days before the country's parliamentary ... Read more...

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Separatists blow up TV mast in northern Spain


February 23rd, 2008 - 10:00 pm ICT by admin
DPA Bilbao (Spain), Feb 23 (DPA) Suspected militants from the Basque separatist group ETA bombed a television mast near Bilbao Saturday, causing material damage but no injuries, Spanish police said. Police had received ... Read more...

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Two Madrid airport bombing suspects arrested in France


February 17th, 2008 - 3:09 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Madrid, Feb 17 (Xinhua) Spain's Interior Minister Alfredo Perez Rubalcaba has said that the two men suspected of involvement in the 2006 Madrid airport bombing have been arrested by the police. Rubalcaba ... Read more...

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