The group of «mediators» ensures that reasons of «security» advise that disarmament be developed elsewhere.
ETA’s weapons delivery operations will be carried out «safely» next April 8 «outside Bayonne» in order to «ensure total, verifiable and verified disarmament» of the terrorist organization. The group of self-appointed «mediators» in disarmament said Thursday that ETA will announce the location of its arsenals at a point outside the Basque-French capital, although in this city will be held different events to celebrate «the day of disarmament.» The representatives of Basque-French civil society who have taken over the organization of ETA disarmament merely clarify that technical operations will not take place in Bayonne, where on that day citizens are called to go to support the total and definitive disarmament of ETA. band. The leadership announced last March 18 that disarmament will be «one-sided and unconditional.» In the center of Bayonne, in a place far from the agreed one to get rid of the armament, the self-proclaimed «artisans of the peace» organized at 15.00 a «great concentration» of people who expect to be «massive, plural and dignified» and to which Encourage to go «in family». In that open-air meeting, Bake Bidea adds, «the suffering suffered by all parties to the conflict will be respected.» The activities planned for this «day of disarmament» will begin at 10.30, when a series of conferences will be held, involving experts in conflict resolution. Apart from the program, the group of mediators assures that its members are in contact with international experts, representatives of Basque «different institutions», political parties and civil society agents to work together in the organization of the act of 8 April. «The total disarmament of ETA must allow not only advance in the resolution of all the consequences of the conflict in the Basque Country (prisoners, exiles, victims, coexistence …), but also respect» all parties to the conflict And all political sensitivities. » In addition, Bake Bidea has opened a cuestación through its web page to obtain funds with which to support the expenses of the day.