A man from Bilbao is facing a possible three years in prison for being a conscientious objector to military action.
Posted in: Basque Country - Jan 21, 2014 - 7:02 AM
|He is a member of the Movement of Conscientious Objection (MOC) and he took part in a non-violent act against the army in the capital of Vizcaya.|
A Lieutenant Coronel, who dressed up as a woman to take photos of a sergeant undressed, has been condemned to five months in prison.
Posted in: Basque Country - Jan 17, 2014 - 5:06 PM
|Investigators say that the official wanted to discredit his subordinate, who was going out with the civil servant with whom he had a previous relationship.|
Posted in: Basque Country - Jan 15, 2014 - 6:18 PM
|The main Historical Chiefs of the Basque Terrorist Group ETA. Euskadi Ta Askatasuna - in Euskera - translates in English as 'The Basque Country and Freedom'|
Between 100,000 and 110,000 people joined the march in favour of the ETA prisoners in Bilbao on Saturday,
Posted in: Basque Country - Jan 13, 2014 - 8:04 PM
|They are angry that ETA prisoners are distributed across the country and not close to their families in the Basque Country.|
There are reports in the Spanish press today, saying that the Partido Popular is in danger of breaking up.
Posted in: Basque Country - Jan 2, 2014 - 3:12 PM
|The ex Conservative leader from the Basque Country, Santiago Abascal, says the imminent exit of a new formation which would be supported by a number of people discontent with Rajoy is about to happen. He has made public a very harsh letter which he has sent to the Prime Minister, to which he has had no reply.|