""This standoff shows how Europe has lost its moral compass in the Mediterranean""
Head of MSF Emergency Desk
""People have continued to come and die in this tense kind of limbo where the EU itself cannot reach a united policy""
World news editor, The Daily Beast
""When we put our foot on the pedal, we go all the way""
Russian national coach
""All the hard work of actually negotiating the details, all of that has been pushed until later""
International Crisis Group
""It is the mark of great people to treat trifles as trifles and important matters as important.""
""What is amazing is that whatever issues they are having at home, whatever is missing from their lives or causes them pain, our school is theirs""
Winner, Global Teacher Prize
"#MSF is concerned that again politics are being placed above people’s lives. The priority must be the importance of the well being & safety of the people on board."
French international medical assistance NGO
""The ocean is a horrible, horrible place for anything manmade. The engineering has been a challenge.""
Winner European Entrepreneur of the Year
Watch Euronews live stream
the global conversation
The stunt was performed on the eve of Lithuania’s independence celebrations on Friday during an internal flight to Vilnius.
The medieval astronomical clock has stopped for six months.
Between 1975 and 1979, Pol Pot's rule of terror killed an estimated 1.7 million people - nearly a quarter of the population - through execution, torture, starvation and disease in labour camps.
HRH Prince Charles has, on his mother's request, laid the annual remembrance wreath at The Cenotaph in London.
The Prince of Wales has assumed one of the Queen's key annual duties, a sign of the subtle transition of roles from the monarch to the heir to the throne.
Historians bring the 1917 Russian revolution into the modern day using internet technoligy
Thousands of Russian Communist Party members marched across downtown Moscow to mark the centenary of the 1917 Bolshevik Revolution.
October 1917 in Petrograd. Russia is between two revolutions and threatened by a German invasion. As the Provisional Government struggles to fend off
Our chronology revisits the events in 1917 that shook the world
Russians remember a revolution that redefined the country, its leadership and its people.
The Voyager probes are deeper into space than any man-made object has ever gone before
Cuba is remembering Che Guevara on the 50th anniversary of his murder in Bolivia.
Mexico holds evacuation drills to mark the anniversary of the 1985 deadly quake
Ferraris are out in force in Italy this weekend to celebrate the motoring giant’s 70th birthday.
In Milan, around 500 cars were on show as owners
There are fears North Korea could stage a further missile test on Saturday the day it marks its founding anniversary.
Seoul says it is keeping
Italian PM Paolo Gentiloni marks anniversary of Amatrice quake
40 years since the king of rock's death, here are some key figures that outline his career and legacy.
Forty years after his death the legend of Elvis Presley can still draw thousands of fans to his former home in memorium, but The King is losing his subjects to age and indifference.
A peace anthem that mashes-up the national anthems of India and Pakistan has become a viral hit
At 11:01 a.m. On August 9, 1945 the US dropped an atomic bomb on the Japanese city of Nagasaki
The bomb was called “Fat Man”