"Was this data used to help elect Donald Trump?"
""We have left behind the most important stage of Operation Olive Branch""
Recep Tayyip Erdoğan
President of Turkey
""Beppu has the highest number and the richest variety of hot springs. There's no other place like it. That's the reason Beppu is considered world's number one.""
Keiichirou Kawaguchi, Onsen expert
"Nobody would argue against preventing deaths. But subjecting people to unbearable conditions in camps on the Greek islands and threatening them with being sent back is not the answer to this."
Migration Researcher, Amnesty International
""Over 90 per cent of our population has been wiped out and more than 43,000 people have been killed in just a two or three-month operation,""
Rohingya refugee in Australia
""There's a lot of preparations that go into these kinds of meetings so we'll have to consult our American partners and to make sure that if it takes place it's a meaningful meeting with good outcome.""
South Korean Foreign Minister
""This is a major breach that must be investigated. It’s clear these platforms can’t police themselves. I've called for more transparency & accountability for online political ads.""
US Democratic Senator
"“Every tank driver who advances one meter forward has changed the political map of the world,”"
In a surprise move Cuban President Raul Castro has postponed the ruling communist party’s first congress in 12 years. He indicated it might be the
The first Guantanamo detainee to go on trial in the United States is appearing in court in New York. Al Qaeda suspect Ahmed Ghailani has been held at
The United States and Cuba have agreed to resume direct talks on migration in the latest sign of President Obama’s desire to move towards a more
Havana’s Revolution Square has been the focus of Cuba’s May the 1st events.
Hundreds of thousands of people have taken to the streets, in the year
Political change has been underway for a while now in Cuba.
The first tangible sign of a thaw in relations came at the beginning of April, when a
There is a further sign of a thaw in relations between Cuba and the EU.
Havana has said it is willing to discuss human rights issues with Brussels
Cuba’s PR machine has swung into action to scotch rumours that Fidel Castro has died, or is seriously ill. New pictures, with Argentina’s President
Human rights groups have welcomed President Barack Obama’s move to suspend trials at Guantanamo, but the inmates still face an uncertain future
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev continues his charm offensive across Latin America, arriving in Havana for talks with Cuban President Raul
Western Cuba bore the full brunt of Hurricane Gustav’s force as the storm swept across the Caribbean island.
Gustav was reduced to a Category Three
Hurricane Gustav turned deadly as it smashed into Haiti and the Dominican Republic. Local officials in the two countries said at least half a dozen
Tropical Storm Fay has already made its mark in Florida and it could be heading back to cause further devastation. Falling short of hurricane
Around 50 people have died in Haiti after a bus tried to cross a river swollen by rain from Tropical Storm Fay.
A dozen survivors were plucked from
An alleged bodyguard and driver for Osama Bin Laden is appearing before a controversial court in Guantanamo Bay in Cuba.
Aged about 30, Salim Ahmed
Video of a 16-year-old boy sobbing and pleading with interrogators during questioning at the Guantanamo Bay prison camp in Cuba has been released by