"If the bill on Supreme Court is passed, the coffin called rule of law will be shut definitely"
Ex-head, Poland's Constitutional Tribunal
""In the book of life every page has two sides: we human beings fill the upper side with our plans, hopes and wishes, but providence writes on the other side, and what it ordains is seldom our goal." Nizami Ganjavi"
"We laugh with Ariodante, we suffer, we cry with Ariodante."
"You have to become Superman, in the sense that you have to fly, literally."
"My parents got me out of bed in the middle of night to go and watch the landing"
Franck de Winne
Head of the European Astronaut Centre
"Our discovery reveals how small stars can be."
Master's Student, University of Cambridge
"MEPs don’t feel that they are doing anything which their constituents would care about."
Ex-UK parliament administrator
"All of us [...] must make sure that the local people are aware of [...] the partnership with the Chinese and they must benefit from every inch of what the Chinese people are bringing."
EU and Arab League foreign ministers met in Athens on Wednesday for a one day summit.
Although not originally on the agenda, the crisis in northern
Arab foreign ministers have held an emergency meeting at the Arab League headquarters in Cairo. They called on the US to step up their efforts to
The Arab League summit in Kuwait has been a meeting to deal with the differences arising from the war in Syria, instability in Libya and Egypt and
Syria’s opposition leader has urged leaders at the Arab League Summit to give Syria’s empty seat to his Syrian National Coalition (SNC).
Saudi Arabia says the crisis in Syria has reached ‘catastrophic proportions’ and has called for a change in the ‘balance of forces’ on the
Arab League foreign ministers in Cairo have been discussing possible solutions to the war in Syria.
The Secretary-General Nabil Elaraby was at
Russia has criticised the Arab League for giving a seat to a representative of Syria’s National Coalition, the political arm of the rebels currently
All eyes were on opposition leader Ahmed Moaz al-Khatib as he took up Syria’s vacant seat at the Arab League for the first time.
There has been a missile strike on the headquarters of the main rebel force in Syria. The leader of the Liwa-al-Islam brigade was wounded in the
Bashar al-Assad can have no part in a transitional government to end the civil war in Syria.”
That was the clear message from UN and Arab League
UN and Arab League envoy for Syria Lakhdar Brahimi has warned of the dire consequences of failure to find a political solution to end the violence
Arab leaders meeting in Doha have agreed to provide the Palestinian Authority with a multi- million dollar safety net.
The money will help
There have been calls for practical help for Gaza after a meeting of the Arab League in Cairo.
Condemning Israel for the airstrikes on the
The new Syrian opposition coalition has received a qualified and cautious welcome from the Arab League.
Some leaders are reluctant to definitively
The prospect of a unified Syrian opposition based inside the country is moving closer. Talks overseen by the Arab League have been taking place in
Syria’s civil war could engulf the whole of the Middle East, the UN-Arab League envoy Lakhdar Brahimi said on Wednesday.
The former UN diplomat
The new UN-Arab League envoy to strife-torn Syria has given a downbeat assessment of the situation on the ground.
International mediator Lakhdar
Syrian state television is reporting the deaths of at least 17 people in two bomb attacks in the country’s biggest city, Aleppo. The victims are said
Syrian rebels claim to have shot down a government fighter jet in the north of the country. Opposition fighters in northern Idlib province said they
The Arab League has postponed a meeting of foreign ministers in Saudi Arabia to discuss Syria due to take place on Sunday.
King Abdullah of