""The question immediately took a political turn""
Italian Language Service, Euronews
"You can pass on my respects to the Grand Mufti, but I will not cover myself up"
Marine Le Pen
French far-right leader
"We should use all the tools at our disposal to build common ground with President Trump"
Junior foreign minister
"There will be a change in the policy mix, moving, perhaps, away from austerity and putting more emphasis on deep reforms"
"Kraft didn't realise how hostile their approach would be perceived"
Berkshire Hathaway source
"If Greece carries out the reforms, there won't be any problems"
German finance minister
Don Giovanni the great seducer: bonus interview
More excerpts from our interviews (in English and Italian) with bass-baritone Ildebrando D’Arcangelo, soprano Carmen Giannattasio and tenor Saimir Pirgu.