"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,”"
""Here is the reality: I am being singled out and treated this way because of the role I played, the actions I took, and the events I witnessed,""
Former FBI Deputy Director
"To rush way ahead of the evidence being gathered by the police, in a fevered parliamentary atmosphere, serves neither justice nor our national security"
British opposition Labour leader
""You know, I really believe, you don't know until you test it. But I think I really believe I'd run in even if I didn't have a weapon.""
The US and German leaders have been trying to make progress on a range of difficult issues. President Barack Obama’s talks in Dresden with Chanceller
The German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said US president Barack Obama helped pave the way to save Opel from imminent bankruptcy.
It was with a smile and a bounce in her step that German Chancellor Angela Merkel came out of the drawn-out talks over the future of Opel to affirm
At an orchestrated joint forum in Berlin, the leaders of France and Germany have put on an up-beat show of support for each other ahead of next
In a marked up-beat spirit of cooperation the leaders of France and Germany have staged a joint forum in Berlin.
The get-together between
As part of this year’s 20th anniversary celebrations of the fall of the Berlin Wall, the German Chancellor has visited the main detention centre of
As the Berlin wall went up East Germany’s own version of the Ministry of Fear came into being.
The Stasi secret police, set up under the tutelege
The economic crisis seems to be bringing out the daredevil in German advertisers. Those taking a stroll down one of Berlin’s main shopping streets
The German chancellor Angela Merkel has made a surprise trip to Afghanistan. She is visiting German troops stationed there as part of the
In what seems to be becoming almost a regular occurence, Silvio Berlusconi has thrown out the protocol rule book during a greeting ceremony at NATO’s
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said the Berlin government will support whoever invests in Opel with financial guarantees but will not take a
Two leaders most opposed to America’s plans to beat the recession have called for reform not spending.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and
The leaders of France and Germany have shown a united front on tackling the world financial crisis after a joint ministerial meeting in Berlin
Germany’s Chancellor has been speaking of her shock at the gun rampage in Winnenden. She called it an appalling crime, saying it was unimaginable
EU leaders meeting to find a common position on reforming the world economy say greater financial sector regulation is needed.
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