ETA is the main group within the Basque National Liberation Movement and is the most important Basque participant in the Basque conflict. Between 1968 and 2010, it killed over 820 people (including 340 civilians) and injured thousands more. ETA is classified as a terrorist group by Spain, France, the United Kingdom, the ...
ETA, abbreviation of Basque Euskadi Ta Askatasuna (“Basque Homeland and Liberty”), Basque separatist organization in Spain that used terrorism in its campaign for an independent Basque state. ETA grew out of the Basque Nationalist Party (Partido Nacionalista Vasco; PNV), which was founded in 1894 and which ...
Oct 15, 2016 ... Despite the discovery of an arsenal of weapons belonging to ETA in a field north of Paris, few believe the Basque terrorist group has the ability to resurrect its violent campaign. People wave Basque flags as thousands of pro independence Basques march demanding the return of all prisoners of ETA, ...
Apr 8, 2017 ... Eta separatists handed over a list of eight locations in southwestern France where they say 120 weapons and three tonnes of explosives and ammunition are held as the group fully disarms.
Sep 27, 2017 ... The Basque separatist group ETA on Wednesday condemned Madrid's opposition to the planned independence referendum in Catalonia, saying it had " trampled on the rights" of the Catalan people.
Jan 27, 2017 ... After five decades of violence and murder, the Basque separatist group Eta decided to abandon what it called its “armed activity”. The announcement came on ... The leaden atmosphere of terror has given way to a lighter mood: Basques today are counting Michelin stars, not bodies. But amid the newfound ...
Nov 5, 2016 ... MADRID — The man believed to be the leader of the Basque separatist group ETA was arrested Saturday in southwestern France, in what the Spanish government described as “a hard blow” to the ... Mr. Irastorza's arrest makes it “ difficult for the terrorist group to reach any of its objectives,” the ministry said.
Nov 17, 2008 ... A profile of ETA, a terrorist separatist group operating in the Basque regions of Spain and France.
Senior members of Basque separatist group Eta arrested in France. Spanish authorities describe arrest of David Pla, 40, and Iratxe Sorzabal, 43, as a strong blow for the terrorist organisation. Published: 22 Sep 2015. Senior members of Basque separatist group Eta arrested in France. May 2015 ...