Josu Ternera, the former political ETA leader who, since 2002, internationally sought, is a Spanish-French operation were arrested in France, reports the French ministry of the Interior.
Ternera by the Spanish authorities and held responsible for an attack on a headquarters of the Spanish police unit of the Guardia Civil in 1987, in which eleven people, including five children, were killed.
The former leader was arrested in the Alps, near the Mont Blanc.
It is not known where Ternera, which actually is José Antonio Urrutikoetxea is hot, for the past seventeen years has found.
Terrorist group ETA has is on: fifty years of attacks in Spain
ETA was in 2018 officially lifted
The Euskadi Ta Askatasuna (ETA), that ‘Basque country and Freedom”, was founded in 1959. The independence movement, which in the EU as terreurbeweging, imported almost fifty-year battle against the Spanish government.
The ETA was responsible for the death of about eight hundred people. In the bloodiest attack, which in 1987 took place, came 21 people to life. There was a bomb in the parking garage of a shopping mall in Barcelona.
In 2018, the ETA formally dissolved. Ternera brought this news back then to the outside in a video message.
50 years of European terrorism comes with lifting ETA at end