Tens of thousands of Basque nationalists form a 202 km human chain asking for greater autonomy.
The chain, formed by tens of thousands of people, reached some 200km, according to the organisers.
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Politics of Spain
Basque separatist group ETA (Euskadi Ta Askatasuna), which waged an insurgency against Spain between 1959 and 2011, announces its complete dissolution.
The militant Basque separatist group ETA begins handing over its remaining weapons during a ceremony in Bayonne, France, in which the group turned over to authorities an inventory of weapons and their locations.
In Spain, the Basque separatist group ETA announces that it will fully disarm by April 8, 2017.
About 110,000 people march peacefully through Bilbao, demanding Basque independence and freedom for more than 600 ETA prisoners.