"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
Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in responding to President Mahmoud Abbas told the UN General Assembly that the programme of settlements in
The Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas has formally presented a request for the United Nations to recognise Palestine as a sovereign state.
To ask what the definitive closing of arenas in Catalonia means for a master bullfighter, euronews spoke to Juan Mora in Madrid.
Cesária Évora, the legendary singer from the Cape Verde islands off the coast of West Africa, has announced her retirement due to ill health
Former IMF chief, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, will come face-to-face with a French woman who accuses him of attempting to rape her.
In this edition of Business Weekly we focus on the bitter political feud between Democrats and Republicans in the US over a solution for the
Afghans have buried the country’s chief peace negotiator Burhanuddin Rabbani after he was assassinated earlier in the week.
There was chaos and
A major effort to stop the world falling back into recession is being pledged by finance ministers and central bankers from the biggest economies
Italian prosecutor Rosario Cantelmo has announced that over 150 matches in Italy, Spain and South America are being investigated for alleged
Russia’s rouble continues to lose value against other currencies.
With an economy highly dependent on exports of oil the falling price of crude is
Yemen’s President Ali Abdullah Saleh has returned home after medical treatment abroad calling for a ceasefire to end five days of fierce fighting in
President Mahmoud Abbas can rely on the support of Turkey when it comes to his UN bid for recognition of a Palestinian state.
The country’s Prime
While the United-Nations debate on the Palestinian statehood question, Israelis and Palestinians clash in West-Bank and East-Jerusalem.
The repercussions of a bombing in the Pakistani city of Karachi in 2002 continue to be felt in France. Eleven French engineers died in the attack
There were chaotic scenes in Kabul at the funeral of the Afghan government’s chief peace negotiator Burhanuddin Rabbani.
The former Afghan
The last line from WB Yeats’ powerful poem Easter 1916 is the starting point for La Biennale de Lyon.
“A terrible beauty is born” is the banner
At 170 years of age it is the oldest known bottle of champagne in the world.
Now, having been bought for 30,000 euros at auction, it is also the
Moody’s ratings agency has downgraded the credit ratings of eight top Greek banks – including the largest lender National Bank of Greece.
‘Here we are now’, and it was, as Kurt Cobain sang, ‘contagious’. Twenty years to the day since Nirvana released Smells Like Teen Spirit, the record
The World Trade Organisation has said that global trade is slowing and it has cut its estimates for growth this year from 6.5 percent to 5.8 percent
It was another extremely choppy Friday for Europe’s financial markets capping a torrid week’s trading.
Share indexes finished the day up having
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has formally submitted a bid to the UN Secretary-General for recognition of Palestine as an independent sovereign
Greece has been paralysed by another strike to protest against the latest austerity measures aimed at avoiding financial collapse.
Pope Benedict has been meeting religious leaders, on the second day of his visit to Germany.
He told Muslim representatives in Berlin on Friday
Kelly Slater has continued his surfing dominance by winning his fifth Hurley Pro at Trestles title.
Slater maintained his lethal form throughout
Australia rebounded from their shock defeat against Ireland last week, to beat the United States 67 – 5.
The Wallabies got 11 tries including a
Israeli security has been stepped up across parts of Jerusalem and the West Bank, ahead of today’s planned statehood speech by Palestinian President
The Palestinian push for United Nations recognition of independent statehood still has not resolved what land it would be on.
Since the start of
The photo of the swimming baby became an iconic image of the 1990s the moment it was released.
And now the album that goes with the famous cover has
The internet has made the world much smaller.
For young Palestinians, it has led to a growing hunger for news beyond their walls. Around 40 percent