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State Terrorism: CIA files indicate Spain’s involvement in anti-ETA death squads, extent of PM’s knowledge questioned

[The Irish Times] “Former Spanish prime minister Felipe González is under scrutiny following the publication of CIA documents which appear…

Posted in Europe Spain

Basque militant group ETA announced its dissolution – Timeline of events

[AP News] “The Basque militant group ETA on Wednesday announced its dissolution in a much-awaited declaration that marked the end…

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Spain: Ex-hitman for state-sponsored anti-ETA death squad arrested for ISIS plot

[The Irish Times] “A former hitman for Spain’s infamous 1980s state-sponsored death squads has been arrested on suspicion of planning…

Posted in France Spain

Former French envoy denies Spanish PM Gonzalez connected to anti-ETA death-squads

[The Independent] After recent accusations, “Felipe Gonzalez received strong support yesterday from the former French ambassador to Madrid, who said…

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Basque separatist group ETA to disband – Key facts

[REUTERS] “Basque separatist group ETA, responsible for decades of violence in Spain and France, Thursday announced it would permanently disband.”…