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ETA truce: Is this time for good?
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ETA truce: Is this time for good?

On the 10th January, the said armed group declared a “general, permanent and verifiable cease-fire” in a statement published by the Basque daily Gara. Four months before, ETA had sent a video to the BBC stating it had started to cease hostilities but did not specify its conditions. Since then, […]

Migrants to Europe
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Migrants to Europe

In November 2010, the activist group for foreigners’ rights, Migreurop, released its second annual report, focusing on the authorities’ fight against migration in movement, detention and deportation. In 1999, the Sangatte refugee camp opened in northern France, and became a hotspot for controversy considering its location near the channel tunnel. […]

Social Protection of Ecuadorian Immigrants in Italy
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Social Protection of Ecuadorian Immigrants in Italy

This Latin American country clearly aims to strengthen it’s international relations and already has bilateral agreements with Spain, Chile, Peru and Uruguay and business connections with Columbia and Venezuela. In a meeting with Ecuadorian citizens living in Eastern Italy, Spain and the United Kingdom, Ramiro González, the Director of the […]

French Unions: November 23, new protests
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French Unions: November 23, new protests

The General Confederation of Labor (CGT), which is leading the unions of the country, reiterated its calls saying that if 60 percent of French workers oppose the new retirement law, it is the duty of the unions to show discontent. In fact, five French labor federations called for another national […]