""I sincerely apologize for upsetting the general public and employees at Korean Air over issues related to members of my family,""
Chairman, Korean Air
""I wished my mom was with me.""
"“We demand that the fight against this democratic failure that is antisemitism becomes a national cause before it’s too late. Before France is no longer France.”"
Published in Le Parisien
""This confusion means ignorance of International Law and legality, which is unacceptable.""
""What kind of love is it when some one gives you such an amazing gift and you leave it in a smoking ruin?""
Dr Katharine Hayhoe
"I believe that working for Donald Trump, especially closely, damages everybody."
Former director, U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation
""There was blood on the windows...her arms were actually out of the airplane and her head was out of the airplane""
Unnamed passenger on Flight 1380
NBC Nightly News
"European inaction on fundamental rights’ violations in Catalonia will ease the path for soft versions of authoritarianism to invade the whole European continent"
Aleix Sarri Camargo
Advisor to the European Parliament
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Trump's border wall – swallowed by Washington's political quicksand?
Sweden lifts border checks as migrant tide becomes a trickle
US negotiators agree on a deal to avert a possible government shutdown, but there's no money in the budget for the president's proposed border wall.
Hungary says it has finished building a second fence on the border with Serbia to keep migrants out.
New legislation comes into effect to tighten document checks across the EU, particularly in countries at the bloc's external borders.
Be prepared for possible delays if you are planning to travel in or out of Europe’s Schengen zone.
Hungary says it is building a new fence at its southern border to keep out refugees and migrants.
Mexico has threatened to retaliate following Donald Trump’s latest comments on his planned border wall: the US president vowed on Friday to start building it “soon, way ahead of…
Austria is planning to send troops to help patrol the EU’s external borders and shut down completely the so-called Western Balkan route for migrants.
Peña Nieto a Trump in hour-long telephone call
The new US President Donald Trump has signed executive orders to build a wall along the border with Mexico – as pledged during the election campaign – and to crack down on US cities shielding illegal…
EU officials say Schengen border checks should be extended by three months when they expire next month.
Donald Trump says the construction of his wall on the border with Mexico will begin immediately. But the policy risks shattering relations between the two neighbours.
Austria wants tighter borders with Slovakia
Mexico is willing to throw its relationship with the US wide open when it sits down to talks but it still won’t pay for any wall.
The EU has taken a step towards waiving visas for Ukrainians travelling to Europe for short trips.
Hungary has started building a new fence on its southern border with Serbia as part of its efforts to keep migrants and refugees from freely entering the…
Several displaced families arrived at an Iraqi army checkpoint in Qayara on Sunday after hunger forced them to leave their villages south of Mosul.
This is the Brief from Brussels, a roundup of the top stories from Europe’s de facto political capital.
Dry land is a welcome sight after being left adrift in flimsy boats in the open sea. The Italian coastguard says they carried out six separate rescue operations on Wednesday. 11,000 were rescued on Mo