"To try to demand from the government in Belgrade to make a choice: whether you are with Russia or you with the West well, it is to step on the same rake as in the Ukrainian crisis"
Russian foreign minister
"In principle - the requirement of choice, either you are with Russia or you are with the West, this is the Middle Ages."
Russian Foreign Minister
"The indictment alleges that the Russian conspirators want to promote discord in the United States and undermine public confidence in democracy"
US Deputy Attorney General
"A workday in Algeria doesn’t pay for your dinner. Here one day almost covers me for a month."
"If they impose another Cold War on us, we have a much better chance of winning it than last time."
Head of Russia’s Council on Foreign and Defense Policy
"The use of robots and artificial intelligence within the military might make the whole world more unstable."
Anders Fogh Rasmussen
Former NATO Secretary General
"I do not expect to be robbed of my youth and my life, I am going to throw myself into the sea with the migrants, without returning."
"Ministers, regardless of whether they are married or single, must not engage in sexual relations with staff"
Australian Prime Minister
Ultra-radical group ISIL has claimed the execution of American hostage Peter Kassig, according to reports.
The group, which has claimed the killing
It has been seen by millions on the Internet.
But a video purportedly showing a young Syrian boy risking his life to save a terrified girl from
In further signs of the military chaos in Syria, new videos on social media sites show intense fighting across the country.
In the largest city of
The Syrian army launched airstrikes against an ISIL stronghold in Raqqa on Tuesday, causing extensive damage to buildings, a video obtained by
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad says an idea from the UN’s special mediator to explore local ceasefires, starting in Aleppo, to allow humanitarian
The fate of people fleeing the conflict in Syria is the subject in this edition of Utalk.
The question comes from John in Dublin: “Over 3 million
The US military has targeted the al Qaeda-linked Khorasan group in five airstrikes in northwestern Syria.
It is the second time the strikes have
This is the amateur footage purporting to show the shelling of residential areas by Syrian government forces and fierce exchanges of fire with rebel
ISIL fighters claim they have captured a second gas field in Syria.
Photos released online purportedly show the Islamic State group’s flag hoisted
Fighting between Kurdish rebels and Islamist militants is said to be intensifying in the strategic Syrian town of Kobani.
Iraqi Peshmerga forces
Iraqi Kurdish forces have positioned themselves in the west of Syrian border town of Kobani.
They have just arrived through Turkey to help Syrian
Iraqi Kurdish forces have finally crossed into Syria from Turkey to help Syrian Kurds defend Kobani, the border town beseiged by ISIL.
Iraqi Peshmerga fighters were preparing to cross into the Syrian town of Kobani on Friday (October 31). Their journey would take them from Turkey
Around 150 Iraqi Kurdish Peshmerga fighters have arrived in Turkey.
The forces will travel through the country to Syria, where they aim to help
A long awaited Iraqi Kurdish convoy carrying men, weapons and medical supplies bound for the besieged Syrian town of Kobani has been welcomed at the
Kurdish Peshmerga fighters have left Iraq and are en route to the besieged Syrian town of Kobani.
They aim to help fellow Kurds in their battle
Syria’s neighbours are warning that they are overwhelmed by the number of refugees from the war-torn country.
Jordan, Lebanon and Turkey have all
If you thought everything grinds to a halt near a war zone, then perhaps this will make you reconsider.
Initially the footage is a scene witnessed
Islamist militants known as ISIL have released a video showing British hostage John Cantlie walking around what he says are the ruins of the besieged
The northern Syrian town of Kobani remains under the control of Kurdish forces despite fresh attacks by Islamic State militants.