"To rush way ahead of the evidence being gathered by the police, in a fevered parliamentary atmosphere, serves neither justice nor our national security"
British opposition Labour leader
""You know, I really believe, you don't know until you test it. But I think I really believe I'd run in even if I didn't have a weapon.""
""We're going to continue to fully cooperate. Out of respect for the special counsel, we're not going to comment. For any specific questions about the Trump Organization, I'd refer you there.""
Sarah Huckabee Sanders
White House Press Secretary
"All Syrians are now hostages to one group or another, and it is the people who pay the highest price."
"The prospect of a political alliance with Turkey through accession has entirely vanished under Erdoğan. But that does not mean that the EU should do nothing."
Visiting Scholar, Carnegie Europe
""London has still not provided the Russian side with any details or information that could shed at least some light on what happened"."
Spokeswoman, Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs
""I tried to escape, but I couldn't. I witnessed an entire family getting killed in front of me by an air strike. So, I had to go back with my family to the basement.""
""The ambitions of one person should not be more important than the destiny of our country, which is threatened by chaos.""
Prime Minister of Slovakia
The Spanish foreign minister has arrived in Havana to try to secure the release of several political prisoners in Cuba.
Miguel Angel Moratinos was
Euronews interviewed Guillermo Farinas’s mother Alicia Hernandez at the hospital where the ailing dissident’s condition is being constantly
Hunger striking Cuban dissident Guillermo Farinas is said to be close to death.
The 48-year-old has been refusing food since February while
The death of Orlando Zapata Tamayo in February of this year brought the issue of human rights in Cuba into sharp focus.
Late last year, the
Spain’s foreign minister has said he plans to put pressure on Cuba to free hundreds of political prisoners.
Madrid’s top diplomat Miguel Angel
The Cuban government has freed a political prisoner who became ill in jail, while six others have been moved to prisons nearer to home.
A severe drought that has struck Cuba for the past eighteen months is affecting the water supplies of more than half a million people.
Cuba has called on the United States to lift its 48 year embargo on the Caribbean Island.
The announcement made by the Speaker of the Parliament
As a bonus feature, this is an extended interview with Peter Finn from the Washington Post, covering the impossibility of building a replacement
As an extra feature for the web, this is an extended interview with ex-Guantanamo Bay detainee Bisher al-Rawi covering lie-detector tests, innocent
As a bonus feature, this is an extended interview with Paul Rester, an intelligence chief at Guantanamo Bay, covering waterboarding, interrogations
This bonus feature is an extended interview with Sarah, a US Marine and a guard at Guantanamo Bay, covering her 21st birthday, change-overs and
Cuba’s president Raul Castro has accused the United States and the EU of blackmailing the country by supporting opposition dissidents.
Wives march to mark anniversary of arrest of dissident men
A group of Cuban female dissidents dubbed “the Ladies in White” have marched for a fourth day in Havana to demand anti-government activists be freed
Female family members of imprisoned dissidents in Cuba have been man-handled by police into waiting buses and then driven away.
As the so-called
Brazilian President, Lula da Silva, has met with former Cuban leader, Fidel Castro. During his visit to Havana on Wednesday, Brazil’s head of state
The Cuban dissident Orlando Zapata Tamayo has died after 85 days on hunger strike. The 42-year-old had been transferred from prison to a hospital
The Cuban dissident Orlando Zapata has died after 85 days on hunger strike.
The 42-year-old had been transferred from prison to a hospital in