TOWARD THE END OF ETA

ETA releases statement announcing its complete dissolution

Historic declaration puts an end to the organization 59 years after it first launched its violent campaign for Basque independence

TOWARD THE END OF ETA

Basque premier Iñigo Urkullu: “ETA should never have existed”

The regional leader speaks to EL PAÍS about the legacy of the terrorist organization ahead of the announcement of its historic dissolution

TOWARD THE END OF ETA

Basque terror group ETA apologizes ahead of dissolution next month: “We are truly sorry”

After decades of avoiding responsibility for its victims’ pain, Friday’s statement expresses contrition

TERRORISM

ETA seeks international backing before announcing dissolution

The Basque terrorist group is seeking to “strengthen the credibility” of the announcement, expected in late May or early June

TERRORISM

The day that Basque terror group ETA lost the support of the street

Civic revolt over July 1997 murder of Miguel Ángel Blanco was a watershed moment in fight against terrorism

TERRORISM

ETA announces unilateral, unconditional disarmament for April 8

Basque pro-independence terror group will reveal location of arms caches to French authorities

TOWARDS THE END OF ETA

How fall of ETA’s last “general” was key to the end of Basque terrorism

Four years have passed since the organization announced a definitive end to violence

TOWARD THE END OF ETA

There was no Basque conflict, just ETA totalitarianism

Historians’ report commissioned by regional government debunks terrorist group's claim

Closure of Basque association marks end of anti-ETA movement

With the terrorist group’s activities seemingly over, civic groups say their job is done

TOWARDS AN END TO BASQUE TERRORISM

How should ETA destroy its arsenal?

The terrorist group, its political wing and the Spanish government are all at odds over disarmament

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ETA members took “decommissioned” weapons with them

After meeting with verification commission members, the terrorists packed their arsenal away

TOWARD THE END OF ETA TERRORISM

ETA “planning gradual disarmament,” say ‘abertzale’ sources

Basque premier urges government to respond positively to terrorist organization’s statement

POLITICS

Rajoy met with Basque premier to discuss the end of ETA

Urkullu proposed formation of cross-party group to discuss disbanding of the terrorist group

OPINION

Better off with ETA?

The disappearance of the Basque terrorist group is meaning the loss of the political right's practical whole raison d’être

TOWARD THE END OF ETA

ETA inmates’ collective to prioritize elderly for early release

‘Abertzale’ left takes control of prisoners’ affairs after detentions against legal support team

TOWARD THE END OF ETA

Basque leader to ask Rajoy for ETA prisoner benefits

Urkullu expected to meet prime minister this week after his PNV party threw weight behind pro-inmate protest

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ETA prisoners recognize damage caused by campaign, accept legitimacy of jails

Collective releases statement giving 527 inmates go-ahead to begin negotiating early release

terrorism

The day ETA struck a lethal blow to the Franco regime

Forty years ago this week, the dictator's heir apparent, Carrero Blanco, was assassinated The terrorist organization was responsible for the bombing, which left a huge crater in its wake

TOWARD THE END OF TERRORISM

ETA seeking to contact jailed leaders for location of weapons caches

Left-wing sources say move points to imminent announcement of intention to disarm

TERRORISM

Two years into ceasefire, Basque left sees new hope for final settlement

'Abertzale' groups have been at loggerheads with ETA over how to manage peace

Radical nationalist Basque party calls on ETA to hand over its arms

Sortu confident that terrorist prisoners will seek social rehabilitation

THE END OF ETA

International mediators fail to fix timescale for full ETA disarmament

Second San Sebastián conference proposes concessions for terrorist inmates

TOWARD THE END OF ETA

Mediators give ETA six months to fully disarm

Commission will shut down unless terrorist organization can reach a comprehensive agreement with the Spanish government

A NEW TRANSITION

Rebuilding the future

EL PAÍS has put forward 10 reforms that would transform the country Leading intellectuals share their thoughts on this "Second Transition"

HISTORY

The beginning of the end of ETA: 25 years since parties joined forces

The Ajuria Enea Pact was signed by nationalist and non-nationalist groups on January 12, 1988

A LEADER'S PERSPECTIVE

Zapatero: “What’s done is done”

One year on since the Socialists' election defeat and Zapatero´s exit from politics The former PM looks back on his achievements and failures

OPINION

Relief in Euskadi

The PNV has not been present in Mas' electoral campaign; nor has it paraded as a spearhead of secessionism, as it sometimes has in the past