"The first time is like your first love, you'll never forget it!"Ettore Scardecchia
Head of Product Engineering, Avio
""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
Former Cuban President Fidel Castro has made his first appearance on state television a day after being photographed in public for the first time in
Pictures of Fidel Castro making his first known public appearance in four years have been posted on a pro-government blog. The photos were taken
Cuba has taken steps towards freeing 52 political prisoners with the Island’s Catholic church saying five would be released into exile imminently
Cuban dissident Guillermo Farinas has promised to resume his hunger strike if the government does not fulfil its pledge to free 52 political
Relatives of the Cuban political prisoners have been expressing relief at the decision to free them, but relief is not the only
Cuban dissident Guillermo Farinas has ended his four-month hunger strike after Havana agreed to release 52 political prisoners.
The European Union has welcomed Cuba’s apparent agreement to free 52 political prisoners, calling on Havana to release them rapidly.
Cuba’s President Raul Castro has agreed to release 52 political dissidents after significant talks involving the Catholic Church and Spain’s foreign
Spain’s foreign minister has called on the EU to soften its stance on Cuba, after President Raul Castro agreed to release 52 political dissidents
Oswaldo Payá, Cuban political dissident and founder of the ‘Varela Project’, talked to euronews:
“The government is not talking to the people about
The Cuban Catholic church says the government is about to free 52 political prisoners, and five may be freed in the coming hours. The others could be
The Catholic Church of Cuba has declared that the Cuban government has agreed to free 52 political prisoners. This informaiton was given to Cardinal
Optimism is growing that a mission by Spain’s foreign minister to win the release of several Cuban prisoners of conscience will be
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.