Former ETA Leader Sentenced to 105 Years in Prison

By Geraldine Cook
November 09, 2011

Former ETA military chief Javier García Gaztelu, alias “Txapote,” has been sentenced to 105 years in prison for the murder of a politician and his bodyguard in 2000, in the first verdict of this kind handed down since the Basque armed separatist organization renounced violence.