"Italian people have very good habits, economically."
"Cruelty did not end at Auschwitz and Birkeneau. Today, too, people are tortured."
"Our partners, they told us that there were seven airstrikes on the town where the hospital is"
Dr Abdulkarim Ekzayez
Health co-ordinator at Save the Children International
"You are standing next to the coup plotters"
Recep Tayyip Erdogan
"My government won't be the one that creates French-style Guantanamo centres"
Prime Minister of France
"Kiarostami taught us to look at cinema, photography and art in a different way"
Venice Film Festival Artistic Director
Bonus interview: Yo-Yo Ma
More excerpts from our interviews with cellist Yo-Yo Ma, the kamancheh player Kayhan Kalhor and the pipa player Wu Man.