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Former leader of Basque separatist group ETA arrested after 16 years on the run
# Basque Country
# Basque Country

Former leader of Basque separatist group ETA arrested after 16 years on the run

May 16th 2019, 9:09 AM 14,652 Views 38 Comments

ETA disbanded in 2018.

Letter from Bilbao: Leinster feel a bond in the Basque Country
# On The Road
From The42
# On The Road

Letter from Bilbao: Leinster feel a bond in the Basque Country

May 11th 2018, 10:00 PM 21,720 Views 17 Comments

Leo Cullen’s men took in some of the sights in the city after their captain’s run in the sun.

Police officer dies as fans involved in violent clashes during Europa League game in Bilbao
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# Basque Country

Police officer dies as fans involved in violent clashes during Europa League game in Bilbao

Feb 23rd 2018, 8:20 AM 21,181 Views 17 Comments

A number of people were arrested following trouble at the Athletic Bilbao vs Spartak Moscow game.

Irish coach Ronan names final squad before stepping down after six years at the helm
# The Final Stand
From The42
# The Final Stand

Irish coach Ronan names final squad before stepping down after six years at the helm

Nov 15th 2016, 2:28 PM 6,740 Views 3 Comments

The game against the Basque Country takes place on 26 November.

Moyes snubbed English clubs for Spain challenge
# Pinxtos Time
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# Pinxtos Time

Moyes snubbed English clubs for Spain challenge

Nov 14th 2014, 9:03 AM 3,054 Views 1 Comment

The former United boss wouldn’t reveal who he spoke to.

A man accused of assassinating a Spanish general has been extradited from Belfast
# ETA
# ETA

A man accused of assassinating a Spanish general has been extradited from Belfast

Jun 24th 2014, 1:41 PM 6,661 Views 6 Comments

Fermin Vila Michelena is accused of being part of an ETA bombing campaign.

Suspected ETA chief Javier Lopez Pena dies in Paris hospital
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Suspected ETA chief Javier Lopez Pena dies in Paris hospital

Mar 30th 2013, 7:31 PM 9,363 Views 25 Comments

The 54-year-old reportedly suffered a stroke.

Spain goes to polls in two crucial local elections
# Spain
# Spain

Spain goes to polls in two crucial local elections

Oct 21st 2012, 12:36 PM 2,455 Views 1 Comment

Elections are taking place in the Basque Country – the first since ETA renounced violence – and Mariano Rajoy’s home area of Galicia.

Adams and Ahern in Spain for talks on Basque separatism
# Basque Country
# Basque Country

Adams and Ahern in Spain for talks on Basque separatism

Oct 17th 2011, 12:07 PM 561 Views 5 Comments

Bertie Ahern and Gerry Adams hope their experience in the North’s peace process can be used for good in the Basque Country.

Basque separatist group Eta declares permanent ceasefire
# Basque Country
# Basque Country

Basque separatist group Eta declares permanent ceasefire

Jan 10th 2011, 12:32 PM 263 Views 0 Comments

The separatist group has vowed to abandoned its violent campaign for independence and engage in peaceful dialogue.

Basque separatists ETA announce ceasefire and seek peace talks
# Spain
# Spain

Basque separatists ETA announce ceasefire and seek peace talks

Sep 5th 2010, 12:18 PM 209 Views 0 Comments

The group says in a new video that it is committed to a ‘democratic solution’ on securing Basque independence.