"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
The Greek government has announced a new real estate tax to try to plug a hole in its budget for this year.
The news comes amid increasing concern
The president and first lady were warmly welcomed when they arrived at the last of the 9/11 attack sites.
They went to Shanksville in Pennsylvania
Moments of silence have been held for the victims of September the 11th.
Exactly 10 years after the attacks, Americans gathered to grieve where
World champion Sebastian Vettel won a crash-hit Italian Grand Prix on Sunday for his eighth victory of the season.
Following a sluggish start from
Iran’s first nuclear power plant is due to be officially inaugurated today amid ongoing concern about the country’s nuclear ambitions.
Defending champions South Africa survived a scare at this year’s rugby world cup in New Zealand when they were pushed all the way by an unlucky Wales
Russian director Alexander Sokurov’s German language film “Faust” has won the Golden Lion at this years Venice Film Festival.
The film follows
The funerals have begun for victims of a ferry disaster off the coast of Tanzania.
The official death toll from the tragedy now stands at 197. Some
Sweden’s National Security Service have arrested four people on suspicion of plotting a terrorist attack in Gothenburg.
An art gallery in the
People in Japan are holding ceremonies to mark the half-year anniversary of the country’s devastating earthquake and tsunami.
Moments of silence
As the Greek government struggles to get its finances under control rumours persist that the country is on the brink of bankruptcy.
Libyan fighters remain poised to claim the last bastions of Muammer Gaddafi’s moribund regime.
National Transitional Council forces continue to
Although the penultimate stage of this year’s Tour of Spain offered a flat finish the days action to Vitoria took the peloton over some gruelling
A suicide bomber has injured as many as 90 people including 50 US soldiers in central Afghanistan.
It is being reported that the attacker, driving
A city of eight million has many memories and New Yorkers are reflecting on the day that changed America.
The scale of the attack on the place many
Hundreds of firefighters from across America crowded into New York’s St Patrick’s Cathedral on Saturday to pay their respects to colleagues who were
Lanterns have been lit at the field in Shanksville, Pennsylvania, where hijacked United Airlines flight 93 crashed on September 11, 2001.
Today marks six months since a devastating earthquake and tsunami caused radiation leaks at Japan’s Fukushima nuclear plant.
On Saturday night
The head of the Arab League, Nabil Elaraby held what he described as “frank” discussions with Syrian President Bashar al Assad in Damascus on
Russian film “Faust”, based on the classic German legend, has won the Golden Lion at the 68th Venice International Film Festival.
It is being described as the opening of a new chapter in Libya’s history.
The head of the country’s provisional government, Mustafa Abdel Jalil
The Israeli Prime Minister says his country remains committed to its landmark peace agreement signed with Egypt in 1979.
The comment from Benjamin