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Portraits of ETA prisoners and their logo. ©REUTERS
Bodyguard-free, ex ETA target enjoys new life

For 11 years, town councillor Joseba Markaida lived with a bodyguard, for fear of Basque separatists who hurled petrol bombs at his home and poisoned his dog.

Bodyguard-free, ex ETA target enjoys new life
Gastronomy nourishes Spain's gourmet city
Gastronomy nourishes Spain's gourmet city

Ham with brie, wild mushroom croquettes, cured-meat ravioli: gourmet cooking has put this Basque town on the gastronomic map, drawing visitors from around the world.

Gastronomy nourishes Spain's gourmet city

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