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What does ETA stand for?

ETA stands for Euskadi Ta Askatasuna (Basque Homeland and Liberty; terrorist group in Spain)

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ETA is an acronym for Euskadi Ta Askatasuna, meaning "Basque Homeland and Freedom".
EUSKADI Ta Askatasuna (Basque Homeland EUSKADand Free nationaAlthouhave and Freedom) are an armed Basque nationalist and separatist organisation.
They begin by exploring the variety of patterns of internationalization involving groups primarily active at the local or national level, such as the Irish Republican Army, the Euskadi ta Askatasuna (Basque Homeland and Freedom), left-wing groups in Latin America, the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, the Nepalese Maoists, and Kashmiri Islamists.
ETA, which stands for Euskadi Ta Askatasuna in the Basque language, or Basque Homeland and Freedom, has long complained about the Spanish government's policy of dispersing prisoners to jails far from their hometowns and families.