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General Charged With Murder, Torture

A judge charged a Civil Guard general on Monday with murder, kidnapping and torture in connection with the government’s alleged covert war against Basque separatists.

Gen. Enrique Rodriguez Galindo was accused of orchestrating the deaths of two Basque separatists in 1983, according to press reports.

A former interior minister and former head of state security also face charges of participating in the secret war, waged under the name of the Anti-terrorist Liberation Groups, which targeted Basque separatists in their haven in France in the 1980s.


 
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North and South Korean leaders hold surprise 2nd summit

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updated  North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in met for the second time in a month on Saturday, holding a surprise summit at a border truce village to discuss Kim’s potential meeting with President Donald Trump, Moon’s office said.