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Spain: Pro-independence Basque Leader Released from Jail

A prominent Basque separatist was released from a Spanish prison Tuesday after serving more than six years on terrorism charges for trying to resurrect the banned political wing of the armed group ETA. Arnaldo Otegi, former leader of the outlawed Batasuna party, was greeted by dozens of supporters chanting "Independence" after he left the prison in the northern city of Logrono. Speaking to crowd from a platform set up close to the prison, Otegi said, "Today, a political...

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