Basque separatist Josu Ternera leaves prison | AFP

Basque separatist Josu Ternera leaves the Santé prison in Paris, masked by supporters holding umbrellas. Freed under electronic surveillance, the former ETA leader is the subject of a European arrest warrant and two extradition demands by Spain.

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G7 First Ladies of G7 visit Espelette | AFP

The First Ladies of the G7 summit discover Basque culture while on a tour of the town of Espelette. IMAGES

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Victims of ETA and associated groups 1968-2010

Videographic location of ETA victims, 1968-2010. Josu Ternera, one of the most influential leaders of former Basque separatist group ETA, was arrested in France on Thursday after more than 16 years on the run, Spain’s interior ministry said.VIDEOGRAPHICS

Victims of ETA and associated groups 1968-2010

Videographic location of ETA victims, 1968-2010. Friday marks one year since armed separatist group ETA disbanded. The group announced a permanent ceasefire in 2011 and formally disbanded in 2018. ETA is estimated to have killed 853 people in its decades-long campaign for Basque independence.VIDEOGRAPHICS

ETA disbands, ends ‘all its political activity’

Basque separatist group ETA says it has “completely dismantled all its structures” and “has put an end to all its political activity” in a statement read by the head of the Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue. Spanish PM Rajoy warns that there will be no impunity for EPA’s past crimes.

Huge human chain: Basques gather in support of Catalan independence

Hundreds of people coming from all over the Basque Country gathered in Beasain and formed a huge human chain in support of the Catalan independence, Sunday. Residents from various Basque villages, including those of Ordizia and Lazkao, joined hands across the streets and the squares of Beasain.

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