"Terror doesn’t form by itself. Terror and terrorists have gardeners"
Recep Tayyip Erdogan
"Since we have a banking union, there needs to be a European solution."
European Economic Commissioner
"Viktor Orbán is not the only populist politician on the continent with burning ambitions and politics that belong in a dark and distant past."
Gauri van Gulik
Europe Director, Amnesty International
""Alone we wouldn't be as successful as we are with the 22 countries together""
Ersilia Vaudo Scarpetta
Chief Diversity Officer, European Space Agency
"It’s mainly due to drinking of water from contaminated, shallow sources. We’ve intensified chlorine spraying in the localised infection centres."
"The external public debt stock increased by Sh42.5 billion ($4,253.0 million) from Sh185 billion ($18,504.5 million) on December 2016 to Sh227 billion ($22,757.4 million) by end of December last year."
"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
"The people who made the film were very specific about the references they used in relationship to Africa. They are pulling from the best fashion and art."
Inspire Middle East
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Love has returned to the streets of Mosul for the first time in three years after Iraqi forces drove out ISIL extremists in 2017.
Spectators at Olympic park ordered indoors for their own safety.
The US notched up its 100 Winter Olympic gold with Shaun White's win in the snowboard halfpipe.
Netanyahu criticises police report, saying it's "full of holes, like Swiss cheese."
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Many are feared dead in a US strike on a government base in Deir el-Zor province.
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Thousands dance to raise awareness of violence against women and children
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United Arab Emirates
The United Arab Emirates plans to construct a Mars Science City near Dubai to simulate human occupation on the Red Planet.
Saudi women were only allowed into stadiums in January.
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A guide to the Israeli prime minister's career, some possible candidates to succeed him and what impact any change in leadership might have on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Austria's Marcel Hirscher finally ends his quest for Olympic gold as Chloe Kim grabs the half-pipe gold for the United States
Kei Saito failed an out-of-competition doping test the day he arrived in Pyeongchang.
Pyongyang says it intends to maintain warming of relations with Seoul after the winter games are done.
Canadian snowboarder Mark McMorris won bronze in the men’s slopestyle category. McMorris suffered serious injuries last year when he crashed into a tree during a miscalculated jump.
The United Arab Emirates celebrates the annual Sharjah Light Festival by illuminating the city's buildings.
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Two Alpine events were cancelled after the gondola taking skiers to the top of the mountain stopped running
Pyongyang walks off with the diplomatic prizes after its Winter Olympics charm offensive.
Hundreds of thousands of Iranians marched on the streets to mark the 39th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution as President Rouhani appealed for unity
Stars of the sumo world wrestle pint-sized challengers at a charity event in Tokyo.
The UK"s foreign secretary and Myanmar's de facto leader meet to discuss the Rohingya crisis which has displaced nearly 700,000 people