Tag: ETA

Venezuela’s Hugo Chavez allegedly helped Colombian, Spanish militants forge ties

WaPo: Now, based on documents and witness testimony, Chávez is facing fresh accusations that his government has gone well beyond assisting the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC. Documents seized from two subversive groups, along with information provided by…

ETA military chief arrested in France

On Tuesday joint forces of French police and Spanish Civil Guard arrested Mikel Karrera Sarobe, suspected military chief of the Basque terrorist group Euskadi Ta Askatasuna (ETA).

Concern mounts in Spain over ETA presence in Venezuela

Madrid (Deutsche Presse)- Concern is mounting in Spain over allegations that Venezuela is protecting members of the militant Basque separatist group ETA who are living in the Latin American country.

ETA suspect arrested in Lisbon

Spanish media reported that Portuguese police arrested a suspected member of theBasque separatist group ETA (Euskadi Ta Askatasuna), in Lisbon as he tried to board a flight to Venezuela.

Basque separatist leader arrested in France

The leader of the armed Basque group ETA was arrested in France on Sunday, officials said, in another setback for the separatists, who have seen five of their commanders taken into custody in the last two years.

ETA seeking to move bomb-making to Portugal: Madrid

MADRID (AFP)— Basque separatist group ETA is seeking to transfer its bomb-making capability to Portugal, Spain’s interior minister said Sunday, after a huge cache of explosives was discovered there last week.