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Roses in memory of Basque Socialist Party politician on 11th anniversary of his assassination

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Raindrops are seen on roses during a memorial ceremony for Basque Socialist Party (PSE) politician Fernando Buesa Blanco on the 11th anniversary of his assassination in Vitoria on Feb. 22. Buesa, along with bodyguard Jorge Diez Elorza, was killed by a car bomb set off by armed Basque separatists, ETA.

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Basque premier Patxi Lopez, bottom left, and politician Jose Antonio Pastor lay an arrangement of roses at a monolith on the 11th anniversary of the assassination of Fernando Buesa in Vitoria on Feb. 22. Basque Socialist Party (PSE) politician Buesa, along with bodyguard Jorge Diez Elorza, was killed by a car bomb set off by armed Basque separatist group, ETA. Lopez said that the "Basque Country will be constructed on the memory of the victims and the truth of what has happened."