"Some guys poured fuel on my house and set it alight. The next morning workers were already pulling down my house."
Natalya Tatjana Strezhniova
""This is something that happened in the past, and of course it will happen in the future again.""
Director, Museum of Natural History Vienna & Professor, University of Vienna
""Priority must be given to the rescue of human lives and then the immediate docking at a safe port.""
Communications Officer, UNHCR
"I hope that one day I, my family and all displaced Syrians will be able to return to our homeland freely and independently."
""His effots have led to other countries taking up Operation ENABLE and later this year there will be a pan-European operation.""
European Traffic Police Network
"It is too early to say North Korea government is starting to play games with America and Chinese government."
Director of the Korean Peninsula Centre at Peking University
""This standoff shows how Europe has lost its moral compass in the Mediterranean""
Head of MSF Emergency Desk
""People have continued to come and die in this tense kind of limbo where the EU itself cannot reach a united policy""
World news editor, The Daily Beast
A small airplane made an emergency landing on a popular, crowded beach near Lisbon on Wednesday. Two people were killed.
An exhibition has opened in the Romanian capital, attended by Roma survivors and local and foreign officials
Kremlin highlights contradictions in White House’s statements on US sanctions.
As the 20th anniversary of her death nears, Diana's former butler Paul Burrell has been reflecting on her legacy
Donald Trump has announced plans for a new 'merit-based' immigration system in what he described as the biggest reform in half a century.
With Neymar’s record-breaking 222 million euro move to PSG on the verge of completion, let’s take a look at the top ten most expensive transfers of
Georgia's eleventh Black sea Jazz Festival was bigger and bolder than ever this year at its beautiful beachside venue in Batumi.
There is a claim the turnout figures in Venezuela's recent election for a new assembly were "tampered" with
German carmakers and politicians reach emissions cutting deal following pressure from environmental groups
The US vice-president sought to reassure the region over Washington's commitment to security during a visit to Montenegro.
Suicide bomber targets NATO convoy in Afghanistan
The White House has confirmed the president steered a statement by his son downplaying the intent of a meeting with a Russian lawyer during the 2016 presidential campaign.
The world’s first flower was bisexual and its petals were organised in concentric circles, a study has concluded.
Researchers believe all flowers
A new survey has shone a light on how entrenched people in the UK have become since the Brexit referendum.
The YouGov poll has revealed a trend of
Health warnings issued across Europe as temperatures reach potentially dangerous levels in many places
A suicide bomber has attacked a convoy of NATO troops near the airport in the southern Afghan city of Kandahar.
The NATO-led military coalition
The Catalan club has acknowledged the 25-year-old is leaving, amid reports that PSG are ready to pay a world record fee.
Prince Philip, the husband of Britain's Queen Elizabeth, has made his final solo appearance at an official engagement before he retires from active public life.
The 'brazen' shooting left one man dead.
Brazilian president faces crucial ballot in parliament on whether he should stand trial on corruption charges
War, famine, now cholera: malnourished children aged under five are particularly vulnerable to the epidemic raging across Yemen.
A fresh warning from Washington as it considers further sanctions on what it calls the "Maduro dictatorship".
US Secretary of State has said America is not North Korea's enemy and welcomes dialogue with Pyongyang.
29 people are killed and 64 injured in an explosion at the largest Shiite Muslim mosque in Afghanistan's Herat province.
Industry executives and ministers are meeting in Berlin to find solutions to the scandal-hit sector, under pressure from regulators, green campaigners and the courts.
Hundreds of migrants have been rescued from the Mediterranean Sea while Italy are set to vote on a proposed new mission to tackle the migrant crisis.