"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
It was mud, mud glorious mud at the Isle of Wight Festival as Music lovers showed their dedication by braving the conditions after a combination of
During a raid against arms smugglers, the Tunisian army attacked vehicles believed to be transporting weapons from Libya to Algeria.
In what is believed to be one of the worst incidents of gangland violence in Cyprus, five men have been shot dead in a mafia-style ambush.
It was a bit of a frustrating opening half an hour for the Germans who struggled with wasteful finishing and sloppy passes.
Defender Phillipe Lahm
Violence continues to escalate in the Middle-East, as Palestinian militants stepped up their rocket attacks against Israel. The Israeli military says
After the disqualification of Yusuf Raza Gilani as prime minister, Pakistan’s parliament has now chosen former power and water minister Raja Pervez
Two villages important to both of Egypt’s presidential candidates, but only separated by eight kilometres show the deep divide in opinion over who
It has been reported that the result of Egypt’s presidential run-off election will be announced on Sunday afternoon.
In the meantime, supporters of
The shooting down of a Turkish fighter jet by Syrian defence forces has further increased tensions between the two countries, with one newspaper
Seven Czech citizens have been killed and 44 wounded in a bus crash in Croatia.
The vehicle was around 200 km from Zaghreb when the accident
A US jury has found former Penn State university American football coach Jerry Sandusky guilty of 45 out of 48 sex abuse charges.
University and NASA scientists examining the moon claim to have detected small quantities of ice in a crater at its south pole.
They found the
George Washington’s copy of the US Constitution and Bill of Rights has been sold at auction in New York for nearly 10 million dollars, including
A dinosaur skeleton at the centre of an international legal dispute has been seized by US authorities on behalf of Mongolia, the country it is said
In a room full of joyful delegates, Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff signalled the closing of Rio+20 joined with UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon
Paraguay’s Congress has removed President Fernando Lugo from office after a rapid impeachment trial.
The left-wing leader was found guilty of
The euphoria was not to last, but the reaction in Athens to Greece’s equalising goal against the Germans must have made the walls of the Acropolis
Egypt’s Islamist presidential candidate says his movement will go on protesting a power grab by the ruling military.
Mohammed Morsy said the army
The Syrian military has admitted it shot down a Turkish fighter plane over the Mediterranean Sea.
But it claims the jet was over Syrian territorial
A group of pensioners in Barcelona has taken to the streets and invaded the German consulate to protest against the country’s stance over the euro
There were no bailouts for Greece in Euro 2012 on Friday night after Germany beat the 2004 champions 4-2 in their quarter-final tie in
Cristiano Ronaldo was in inspired form to help seal Portgual’s spot in the last four.
Joao Moutinho was a constant threat from midfield and his
His peace plan failed to end Syria’s bloodshed.
Now in Geneva, where crisis talks could be held at the end of June, international mediator Kofi
There are festivals and there are festivals and Ukraine’s ‘Krayina Mriy’ is one that is starting to set itself apart.
Loosely translated, ‘Krayina
The “Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia” wants to become a member of the European Union.
But Greece is blocking accession talks because of a