Quantcast

Latest Amorebieta-Etxano Stories

2005-07-12 07:57:40

MADRID (Reuters) - Four explosions struck near a power station in Spain's northern Basque country on Tuesday after a warning call in the name of Basque separatist guerrillas ETA, police said. State radio said there were no injuries. A caller to a Basque newspaper had warned earlier that four bombs would explode near the power station at Amorebieta, in the Basque country, police said. The warning, about half an hour before the explosions, gave police time to clear the area. There was no...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
Related