"Kurds believe they are worse off as part of Iraq."
research fellow at LSE's Middle East Centre
"Teníamos ganas de oír a la gente respirar aire nuevo y reír todos juntos"
"The huge amount of spatial debris that is generated is a real problem for active satellites."
Italian Space Agency
""It was the start of the conquest of space by the Soviets, which nobody was expecting""
Former ESA Director of Science
"We need new initiatives at the European level to deepen the functioning of the monetary union."
Vice- President, ECB
"I agree with the Trump policy about putting additional requests to China, because China can do more."
Former US Secretary of State
"France and Germany shouldn't be bullying the other 26."
MEP, Christian Democrats
"The tradition comes from the shepherds, who cooked their meat with dasarashi, between two slates."
Chef, Gabala Khanlar
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Nearly 18 years after war stopped it in its tracks, the train service between Belgrade and Sarajevo has resumed.
It was one of the victims of the
At first glance a bus in Lille, northern France, is just like any other. It is not running later, or with fewer seats. It is not slower, either, but
There have been more violent scenes between climate campaigners and police in Copenhagen.
The delegates at the UN sponsored climate change
Britain’s Prime Minister and the Afghan President have met at Kandahar airbase, in part at least, to patch up relations that have become increasingly
Wealthy centre-right businessman Sebastian Pinera has cast his ballot in the first round of a presidential election in Chile.
A symbolic vote designed to test the Catalan public’s appetite for independence from Spain is underway in the region.
As many as 700,000 people
Sergei Bagapsh has been re-elected President of the breakaway Georgian region of Abkhazia in a vote hailed by Moscow as confirmation of statehood
The Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi has been attacked at a square in Milan.
Several witnesses say a young man launched at the 73 year
As the delegates at the Climate Change summit in Copenhagen took a day off, there was no let up in the protestors’ timetable.
After a vast turnout
Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe has been endorsed as leader of his ZANU-PF party for another five years, promising to resist opposition calls to
Venezuela’s anti-American President Hugo Chavez has signed a three billion dollar trade deal with Cuba.
The cooperation agreement – worth the
UK Prime Minister Gordon Brown is on a surprise visit to Afghanistan where he is holding talks with President Hamid Karzai in Kandahar.
Chile is preparing for the first round of a presidential election which could see the end of two decades of centre-left rule since Augusto Pinochet
A chilling look at the roots of Nazi terror has dominated the European Film Awards, winning three prizes including best film. Michael Haneke’s ‘The
Protesters gathered in Madrid to add their voices to those calling for concrete measures to fight climate change. Demonstrators painted their hands
Separatism is in the air in Spain this weekend, as Catalunya stages an unofficial referendum on independence. Spain’s 17 regions already enjoy
Counting is underway in elections for the presidency of the rebel Georgian republic of Abkhazia. Only Russia, Nicaragua and Venezuela recognise the
Danish police say they’ve arrested nearly a thousand people during mass protests on the fringes of the climate change summit in Copenhagen. Many of