Spain car bombs

This item appears on page 17 of the September 2009 issue.

A car bomb blast outside a paramilitary police force barracks in Burgos, Spain, injured more than 40 people on July 28. On July 30 another car bomb outside a paramilitary station on the holiday island of Majorca killed two policemen. Both bombings are attributed to the Basque group ETA, which is trying to disrupt tourism.