Saturday, September 30

The judge charges three former ETA chiefs for the murder of Miguel Ángel Blanco

The judge of the National Court Manuel García Castellón has agreed to summon three former ETA chiefs who were part of the Executive Committee of the terrorist group for their alleged responsibility in the kidnapping and murder of the Ermua PP councilor Miguel Ángel Blanco 25 years ago. years.

In a car, the magistrate directs the procedure, initiated as a result of a complaint from the Dignity and Justice Association, against José Javier Arizcuren Ruiz, Kantauri; Miguel Albisu Iriarte, Mikel Antza, and María Soledad Iparraguire, Anboto, for crimes of terrorist kidnapping and terrorist murder.

The judge also considers Ignacio de Gracia Arregui, Iñaki de Rentería, responsible for the events, although in his case the crimes are considered prescribed.

The head of the Central Court of Instruction number 6 makes this decision after receiving the report from the Civil Guard commissioned by the court in order to determine the members of the ETA Executive Committee (ZUBA) and their possible participation in the kidnapping and murder of the Councilor of Ermua.