FIREMEN USE A METAL CUTTER TO FREE TWO UNIDENTIFIED MEMBERS OF THE "SOLADARITY WITH BASQUE PRISONERS" PROTEST GROUP WHO HAD CEMENTED THEIR ARMS TO A BARREL OF CEMENT TO CREATE TRAFFIC PROBLEMS IN BILBAO, NORTHERN SPAIN, FRIDAY DECEMBER 24 1999. THEPROTESTORS WERE DEMANDING THAT THE SPANISH GOVERNMENT MOVE SEPARATIST ETA PRISONERS TO JAILS IN THE BASQUE COUNTRY. SIGN ON BARREL READS "THE PRISONERS". (AP PHOTO/TXEMA FERNANDEZ/EFE) SPAIN OUT CODE: 433 COPYRIGHT SCANPIX SWEDEN PUBLICERAD TEXT: HELGJUTEN PROTEST. BRANDMÄNNEN I BILBAO VAR I G