March 9, 2006

ETA guerrillas warn of 4 bombs on Spanish roads

MADRID (Reuters) - Police received a telephone warning in
the name of Basque guerrillas ETA of four bombs planted on
highways in northern Spain, Basque police said on Thursday.

The bombs coincide with a general strike in the region
called by radical separatist party Batasuna, associated with

The Basque road assistance organization received a call
just before 0600 GMT from someone claiming to represent the
Basque separatist guerrillas, warning of four bombs, a
spokesman said.