"Don't underestimate European economies, European societies"
German Finance Minister
"Now the really exciting bit, we're passing between the atmosphere and the ring system of Saturn"
Head of Planetary Science, Mullard Space Science Laboratory
"When the first observations became available, then it really changed everything."
Professor of Astrophysics, University College London
"We will stand together in spite of oppression, terrorism"
"It was a huge explosion - you could feel it in your chest"
Witness at Manchester concert blast
"Russia brazenly interfered in our 2016 presidential election process"
Former CIA Director
"The siege has stopped all forms of life in Gaza"
Mohamad Al Saiqaly
Student at Al Azhar University
"One of the main victories that Daech has reaped is to have strongly influenced the Brexit vote"
Terrorism researcher, Ecole Royale Militaire, Brussels
The Kirchners are playing a high-risk hand in Argentina’s General election today.
It could see the party they brought to power lose control of
German conservatives have agreed the manifesto that will drive their campaign into the general election in September.
In Berlin the Christian
Voting has closed in Albania in a parliamentary election seen as key to the country’s immediate chances of joining the European Union.
Tough luck for tourists as Italy tightens its borders. For the next two weeks, Italy is suspending the Schengen Agreement, which abolished border
The president of Honduras has sought political exile in Costa Rica after being forced out of office by the Honduran army.
Manuel Zelaya says his
There is confusion in Honduras with the news the president has been placed under house arrest by the army, and that soldiers have surrounded the
Beirut has woken up with a Hariri prime minister again.
People interviewed saw the development as broadly positive as long as violence did not
Britain’s Foreign Minister David Miliband has called for the immediate release from custody of eight local employees of the British embassy in
The family of Michael Jackson has requested a second autopsy on the star’s body as they still have unanswered questions over his death.
Argentina is voting today in mid-term elections that bode badly for President Cristina Fernandez.
Her allies are predicted to lose their majority
It is one of the world’s poorest countries and a crossroads for the cocaine trade. Today Guinea Bissau elects a president to replace the one
Iran’s defeated opposition leader has rejected the idea of a partial recount of presidential election votes, and demanded a new ballot. Mir Hossein
NATO and Russia have relaunched formal cooperation on security threats after their first high-level talks since falling out over the Georgia war last
A second, independent, autopsy has been carried out on the body of Michael Jackson, as speculation mounts over the circumstances of his death. His