"Threatening to indiscriminately slaughter hundreds of thousands of civilians to protect ourselves is a stupid idea."
Executive Director, ICAN
"“This is a Christian country... If you go to Turkey or Saudi Arabia and start to discredit Islam, the reaction will be the same”"
Student who fled to Austria from Chechnya
"This study shows how governments in Europe ... are fuelling dangerous climate change and air pollution with taxpayers’ money.""
Overseas Development Institute
"Thousands of seeds of a single species can be kept alive for tens or hundreds of years""
Maria Manuela Sim-Sim
Curator, Seed Bank A. L. Belo Correia
"He has independence at his core. It is not something that he has improvised"
Friend of Carles Puigdemont
"There will be no cheating. The process is set in a way that you can't cheat. Even at the precinct, the walls of the precinct or the doors of the polling places we will have the results posted."
"“My family are talking about Catalan independence in a WhatsApp group and it’s like hmmmm, I’m going to shut up,”"
"Sound needs to endure"
Music Director, Berlin Staatsoper
It was supposed to be the final march to mark Bloody Sunday in Northern Ireland, but not everyone agrees.
Thousands took part on Sunday, to
euronews spoke to an Egyptian journalist covering the mass rally in Tahrir Square.
Mohamed El Dahshan, a journalist with the Al-Masry Al-Youm
Mohamed ElBaradei, the Egyptian opposition figure and Nobel Peace prize winner, has joined the demonstrators in Tahrir Square.
He has already made
With the disappearance of police on the streets, many Egyptians have had to fend for themselves amid reports of looting.
Residents have formed
Churchgoers in South Africa have being saying special prayers for former president Nelson Mandela.
The 92-year-old was released from hospital on
In Egypt, the authorities are apparently ramping up their scare tactics, with military fighter planes and helicopters buzzing over the heads of
Increasing numbers of expats and holidaymakers are converging on airports, attempting to get flights out of Egypt.
Some countries, including the
The troubles keep on coming for Silvio Berlusconi.
A new opinion poll in Italy shows public support for the prime minister has dropped to just 27.5
South Sudan has voted to split from from the north, according to official preliminary results of an independence referendum released on Sunday.
Investigators probing a deadly train crash in Germany say human error seems to have been the cause.
Ten people were killed and more than 40 others
Egypt’s embattled president Hosni Mubarak has visited a military headquarters.
State television has broadcast pictures of him meeting with Omar
In Israel, the authorities are keeping a close eye on events in neighbouring Egypt. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu today said that Israel
The United States on Sunday said it will evacuate any of its citizens who want to leave Egypt.
In a statement on its website, the US embassy in
Egyptians took to the streets on Sunday for a sixth day of protests against President Hosni Mubarak.
At least 100 people have been killed and more
A head-on collision on Saturday between a passenger and a cargo train in eastern Germany has killed ten people and left at least 33 others injured
The pressure is mounting on Egypt’s Hosni Mubarak to resign as thousands continue to defy a curfew at home and world leaders distance themselves from
At least 10 people have been killed after a head-on collision between a passenger train and a freight train in Germany.
More than 40 people were
Foreign nationals flocked to Cairo’s main airport on Saturday, desperate to get out of the country.
The number of airlines cancelling flights is
Soldiers are patrolling the Cairo antiquities museum – home to the world’s greatest collection of Pharaonic treasures – after looters broke in and
Egyptians across the world on Saturday joined their fellow countrymen in protesting against the rule of President Hosni Mubarak.
In France, some
Opponents of the multi-billion-euro Stuttgart 21 project have been back on the streets of the German city.
They say plans to modernise the city’s
Iran’s main opposition leader has likened the unrest in the Arab world to his country’s popular revolt against President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad in