""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."
A ceasefire between armed groups in the Gaza strip and Israel seemed to be holding on Wednesday after one of the worst days of violence since the 2014 war.
A Europe-bound boat carrying 17 passengers, some of whom were injured in recent clashes with Israeli forces, has been captured a short distance from the Gaza port.
Paraguay is now the third country to move its embassy to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv after the US and Guatamala relocated last week.
Israeli border police forces and Palestinian protesters clashed near Jerusalem's Damascus Gate on Tuesday.
Exchanges were between Israel and Palestinian envoys. A number of nations also expressed concern at the level of violence during Monday's protests
Israeli forces on Tuesday fired tear gas at Palestinians protesting in Bethlehem.
After 60 Palestinians were killed, Nikki Haley says Israel showed more restraint than other countries would have.
A two-state solution with Israelis and Palestinians living side-by-side now seems impossible
Palestinians slam the US and Israel after scores die in clashes with Israeli troops on Gaza border
Hours ahead of the opening ceremony for the new US embassy in Jerusalem, Israelis on both sides of the political divide on Monday expressed strong opinions on the move.
Israel's winner in the Eurovision song contest, Netta Barzilai, landed in Tel Aviv early on Monday (May 14), where she danced to a crowd of applauding fans and journalists, still on the runway.
Around 1,800 are injured at the Gaza border according to the Gaza health officials.
Tens of thousands of demonstrators streamed to the frontier on the day the U.S. opened its embassy in Jerusalem
It comes amid a peak in violence along the Gaza border: Israeli forces killed dozens of Palestinians there on Monday.
Dozens of Palestinians are killed and hundreds injured amid clashes on the Gaza border with Israeli troops.
Israel is stepping up security ahead of the opening on Monday of the new US Embassy in Jerusalem
President Donald Trump’s daughter and son-in-law have arrived in Israel ahead of the controversial opening of the US embassy in Jerusalem.
Even the prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, has a go at the "chicken dance."
Syria said it had intercepted Israeli missiles in an airstrike near Damascus as tensions rise
Soldier Elor Azaria escaped the maximum sentence of 20 years for manslaughter when he was sentenced to 18 months in prison last year. He has served less than nine.
At least three US Embassy road signs have been put up in Jerusalem ahead of next week's opening of the mission, in accordance with President Donald Trump's recognition of the city as Israel's capital.