"Threatening to indiscriminately slaughter hundreds of thousands of civilians to protect ourselves is a stupid idea."
Executive Director, ICAN
"“This is a Christian country... If you go to Turkey or Saudi Arabia and start to discredit Islam, the reaction will be the same”"
Student who fled to Austria from Chechnya
"This study shows how governments in Europe ... are fuelling dangerous climate change and air pollution with taxpayers’ money.""
Overseas Development Institute
"Thousands of seeds of a single species can be kept alive for tens or hundreds of years""
Maria Manuela Sim-Sim
Curator, Seed Bank A. L. Belo Correia
"He has independence at his core. It is not something that he has improvised"
Friend of Carles Puigdemont
"There will be no cheating. The process is set in a way that you can't cheat. Even at the precinct, the walls of the precinct or the doors of the polling places we will have the results posted."
"“My family are talking about Catalan independence in a WhatsApp group and it’s like hmmmm, I’m going to shut up,”"
"Sound needs to endure"
Music Director, Berlin Staatsoper
The last ten places are up for grabs, meaning eight countries will go home empty handed.
Samoylova takes her "Flame is burning" song to Crimea after being banned from the Eurovision.
There have been scuffles between activists and police at a march in the Ukrainian capital marking the end of the Second World War.
Ukraine is gearing up for the Eurovision Song Contest to be held in Kyiv next month (May 13).
On the 31st anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster we delve into the bizarre boom in "dark tourism" that has sprung up around it.
A ceremony has been held in the Ukrainian capital Kyiv to remember the victims of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster, 31 years on.
The American was part of a monitoring mission for the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe.
It comes down to a political disagreement over the annexed Crimea peninsula, and a disabled singer
It is another blow to harmony in next month’s Eurovision Song Contest.
The Ukrainian capital is gearing up for Easter with a huge open-air exhibition across two city centre squares.
Ukraine's Central Bank governor Valeria Gontareva has resigned in a blow to reform plans for its battered corruption-plagued economy.
The European Parliament on Thursday voted to ease travel restrictions for Ukrainians visiting member states.
A compromise aimed at defusing a row between Russia and Ukraine over this year’s Eurovision contest has been rejected.
Denis Voronenkov, a key witness in a treason case against former leader Viktor Yanukovich was shot dead outside a hotel in Kyiv.
Some 20,000 people were being evacuated on Thursday after explosions at a massive arms depot in eastern Ukraine, in what is being treated as an act of sabotage.
Ukraine has barred Russia’s entry for the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest from entering the country for this year’s competition.
Ukraine imposed a cargo ban on traffic with the separatist east of the country on Wednesday.
Buses from the self-proclaimed republics of Donetsk and Lugansk in eastern Ukraine arrive daily at a terminal in Moscow.
Ukraine's anti-corruption prosecutor says investigators suspect 38-year-old Roman Nasirov helped exiled lawmaker Oleksandr Onishchenko deprive the state of the money in tax revenue linked to a gas dea
It’s been only two weeks since a house in a village near Ukraine’s capital Kyiv became home for Vitaliy and Valentina.