"“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
"It is so important for me, I have got the gold medal!"
Asian Games swimming champion, China
A member of the Basque separatist group ETA has walked free from prison. Ines del Rio Prada was liberated after the European Court of Human Rights
Spanish police have detained two suspected members of the armed Basque separatist group ETA. The pair are accused of taking part in four attacks in
Six alleged members of the Basque separatist group
ETA have been arrested in France.
This comes after their suspected leader, who is considered a
In the north of Spain, there is a wetland that might seem like many others. Except these lakes that are dominated by bizarre structures have been
Vitoria-Gasteiz. I might well have lived in Spain, although it was on the other side of the country in Seville, which hadn’t had its Expo and its
Basque separatist group ETA may disarm and disband, if able to successfully negotiate the release of prisoners with the Spanish government.
France’s interior minister has distanced himself from the extradition of Batasuna member Aurore Martin to Spain. Despite having suspected links with
Two regions in Spain have just had elections with results that look simple but are not. In Galicia, the conservative People’s Party (PP) in power in
Spanish newspapers see the regional election victory in Galicia as giving a breathing space to Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy, his centre right
One effect of the financial crisis on Europe is its encouraging of the efforts of separatists who think their regions would be better off if they
Elections in Spain have produced mixed results for the governing People’s Party.
On one hand, wins for nationalist parties in the Basque Country
The leader of Spain’s Basque regional government has called snap elections for October 21st. The date is all important as it comes a year after armed
Anti terror policed have arrested two suspected members of the armed Basque separatist group ETA in south western France.
One man has been
Four hands, two sisters. They are the most famous piano duo in the world: Katia and Marielle Labèque from the Basque region of France.
In an interview by satellite link with politician Jon Inarritu in the city of San Sebastian in Spain’s Basque region, euronews asked him about the
Nationalists in Spain’s autonomous northern Basque region have real reasons to celebrate these elections. The Amaiur left-wing coalition of several
The announcement of the final abandonment of armed struggle by ETA, was received with a mixture of scepticism and hope in the Basque region.
The Basque separatist group ETA says it is willing to discuss surrendering its weapons, more than two weeks after it announced a definitive end to
Thousands have turned out for a demonstration in the Spanish capital calling for justice for the victims of the armed Basque separatist group
‘Goodbye ETA’ the newspaper headlines read. The days immediately following the decision by the armed separatist band in Spain to stop using violence