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World Popular Resistance Clippings 21/2/2014

Behind China’s Labor Unrest: Factory Workers and Taxi Drivers What’s the state of dissent among China’s hundreds of millions of workers? They are increasingly aware of and demanding their rights, according to a new report by the China Labor Bulletin. … Continue reading

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World Popular Resistance Clippings 10/10/2013

Spain: Belgian police arrest Basque group suspect Spain’s Interior Ministry says Belgian police have arrested a suspected member of the armed Basque group ETA who is wanted in connection with the killing of six security force members in the early … Continue reading

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Anger over Basque activist’s extradition to Spain

PARIS (AP) — Hundreds of local officials and activists have protested the French government’s decision to extradite a woman to Spain who is suspected of separatist activity. French authorities have come under criticism for extraditing Aurore Martin last week. Martin … Continue reading

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Basque terrorists jailed for 515 years

Madrid, Dec 28 (DPA) Two members of the Basque separatist movement ETA have received prison terms of 515 years each for a car bomb attack that killed a policeman, according to the verdict published Tuesday. Judges at the National Court … Continue reading

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French court jails ex-head of ETA political wing

(AFP) PARIS — A French court Friday sentenced the former head of the political wing of the Basque separatist group ETA to 20 years in prison, and banned him from French territory. Mikel Albizu Iriarte, alias “Antza”, was sentenced along … Continue reading

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ETA still sending threatening letters

30 November 2010 DESPITE the ETA ceasefire announced last September, at least 100 Basque businessmen have received threatening letters demanding payments of up to €800,000, revealed antiterrorist sources. For some business owners and professionals based in the Basque region who … Continue reading

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Mexico turns over suspected ETA member to Spain

November 30 Madrid –  A suspected member of the Basque terrorist group ETA arrived in Spain Tuesday after being expelled from Mexico, the Spanish Interior Ministry said. Juan Carlos Recarte Gutierrez is wanted in Spain for his connection to a … Continue reading

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Former ETA leader sentenced to seven years in prison

2010-12-01 PARIS, Dec. 1 (Xinhua) — A former leader of the separatist group ETA was convicted and sentenced to seven years in prison on Wednesday for criminal association with terrorists. The Paris appeals court sentenced Jose Antonio Urrutikoetxea, also known … Continue reading

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Spanish police arrest 13 suspected in ETA group revival

Madrid, Spain (CNN) — Police early Friday arrested 13 people suspected of trying to rebuild a youth wing of the outlawed Basque separatist group ETA, which was dismantled a year ago with dozens of arrests, the Interior Ministry said. The … Continue reading

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Spanish police detain three ETA suspects, seize explosives

MADRID — Spanish police detained three suspected ETA members Wednesday and seized over 100 kilos of explosives in their third strike against the Basque separatist group this month, the interior ministry said. The three were arrested in the Basque town … Continue reading

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