""She has dedicated her life to improving the situation of people with intellectual disabilities and their parents in Lithuania and elsewhere.""Angelika Hild
"The bigger problem comes if the EC’s flawed approach becomes the basis for new global rules and norms around digital trade"Nigel Cory
Information Technology and Innovation Foundation
"Savita died because religious objections were given more value than her life."Shannon Kowalski and Susan Wood
International Women’s Health Coalition
""God willing, next year we will celebrate this event again, hoping that the reconstruction of the city will have progressed.""Najim al-Jibouri
Military Commander in Mosul
"“The substance is very stable. It can be washed away by rain, it can evaporate under the sun. But it won’t decompose.""Vladimir Uglev
""If we want the best for our children, we need to want the best for all our teachers too.""Małgorzata Kulesza
Teacher in Poland
"People in Europe worry about migration for sure. But their attitudes to it are complex and open to change"Benjamin Ward
Deputy Europe and Central Asia Director, Human Rights Watch
"If there is peace between Ethiopian and Eritrean people, the horn of Africa region will be a region of peace and development."
The blasts shatter relative calm in Libya's second city
The Italian coast guard saved nearly 100 migrants whose vessel got into trouble off Libyan waters but eight died during the operation
More migrants stuck in Libyan detention centres are sent home with the help of the UN's migration agency
Officials in Libya say more than 250 migrants, including women and children, have been rescued while trying to reach Italy.
The North African
The French president wants to suggest an agreement to help Libya's "endangered population" following footage showing migrants being sold
"We've seen signs of torture: gunshots, electric shocks, burns, lashes, skinning - brutal and unacceptable things," says doctor who for decades has cared for migrants arriving on the Italian island of Lampedusa.
Seawatch said the Libyan coast guard caused panic by "beating and threatening" the migrants. Five of them died.
Italian police bust a gang smuggling €30 million euros’ worth of low-quality diesel from Libya into Europe and selling it at the standard price
More than 3,000 migrants were arrested in smugglers camps near the Libyan city of Sabratha on Saturday and transported
to detention centres set up to
Nearly 500 migrants are rescued off the Tripoli coast
The Libyan Army’s band performed a rather original rendition of the British National Anthem.
Reduced flow of migrants from Libya due to armed group stopping them. But is it risking more highly abusive detention?
"Would we rather stop our search and rescue operations completely, and risk people drowning, than return migrants and refugees back to Libya?"
Libyan authorities contacted the crew of the Spanish NGO ship to say they would shoot them if they didn't follow orders.
Increasing hostilities from the Libyan authorities have led three aid groups to cease operations in the region.
For many migrants on their way through Libya in search of a better life in Europe, Tripoli is the end of the road.
In one of the Libyan capital’s
As Europe continues to deal with the Mediterranean migrant crisis, EU foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini convened the Foreign Affairs council.
Children and pregnant women are among up to 40 people missing after their rubber boat went down
The head of the self-styled Libyan National Army said the city will enter a new era of peace and security
Reports suggest the late Libyan leader's son, who is wanted for crimes against humanity and was said to be Gaddafi's chosen successor, has been freed under amnesty.