"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."
"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
American fighter jets have struck at ISIL targets in Syria near the Kurdish town of Kobani.
US Central Command released a short video showing one
Two RAF tornados spent seven hours in the skies over ISIL positions in Iraq on Saturday, less than a day after British MPs voted to send UK fighter
North Korean media has for the first time revealed leader Kim Jong Un’s health problems. Speculation followed recent appearances where he walked with
Mount Ontake in central Japan erupted on Saturday, seriously injuring at least eight people, and stranding some 250 hikers at 3000 metres altitude
Little progress has been made in talks between Iran and six world powers on overcoming difficulties over Tehran’s nuclear programme.
Dozens of pro-democracy activists broke into Hong Kong’s government compound on Friday night, leading to several arrests.
euronews has acquired video images secretly filmed using a hidden camera in Raqqa, Syria.
Razan, the lady who filmed this footage in March this
The extremist group calling itself Islamic State is by some accounts the richest army of terrorists in the world. However, it does not finance its
Theoretically, oil is black gold for ISIL, but having it and monetising it are two different things.
Industry experts say the oilfields and
Fresh details have emerged shedding more light on the public absence of North Korea leader Kim Jong-un.
The firebrand dictator, who is in his early
Cambodia has signed a deal with Australia to take refugees rejected by Canberra in exchange for money.
The accord was sealed in Phnom Penh by
US Central Command has released video footage showing what it says was an airstrike against the Mayadin Modular Refinery in Syria that took place on
There have been protests outside the Australian embassy in Cambodia against a deal in which Phnom Penh has agreed to resettle refugees mainly from
Millions of children around the world have no family and will never know family life. Millions of couples in Europe want to adopt children. Why is it
North Korea’s parliament held a rare second meeting of the year on Thursday September 25, but leader Kim Jong-un did not attend. The Supreme People’s
Japan’s Murata Electronics unveiled its latest robot invention on September 25, a group of 10 tiny robot cheerleaders. Synchronized to their own
A unity government is to take control of the Gaza Strip after a breakthrough in talks between Hamas and Fatah officials in Cairo.
The deal could
Germany’s Minister of Defence Ursula von der Leyen has visited the Kurdish region in northern Iraq as Berlin sends arms to help Kurdish fighters in
Long a difficult place for foreign companies, India has launched a major effort to attract manufacturers and investors
Prime Minister Narendra
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has blamed the rise of violent extremism on what he called “certain states” and on unidentified “intelligence
India’s space agency has released an image of Mars, accompanied by a message saying “the view is nice up here.”
Martian Orbiter Mission, the
Despite repeatedly ruling out taking part in air strikes on ISIL targets over Syria, France has now hinted at a potential change of plans.
The first US strikes against ISIL were on August 8th. Since then, Washington seems to have accomplished a stunning feat in rallying countries
Myanmar has held its biggest discharge of child soldiers from its army ranks. But the UN says boys are still being illegally recruited from poor
Germany has sent off military equipment to help Kurdish fighters in their battle with ISIL forces in Iraq.
This breaks a post-World War Two taboo
Children’s brightly-coloured drawings of fish, squid and seahorses came to life on September 24 at an art display on the outskirts of Tokyo after
Even though the country has witnessed three decades of gun battles and conflict, many Afghans are flocking to paintball centres that have sprouted up
The US and five Arab countries launched airstrikes on September 22, targeting ISIL militants in eastern Syria. US Central Command said the
US led airstrikes have targeted oil refineries controlled by Islamic State militants in eastern Syria.
The US military said they were prefabricated
United States war planes backed by Arab allies have launched over 200 airstrikes on ISIL positions in Syria on a second day of aerial