"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.""
""We're going to continue to fully cooperate. Out of respect for the special counsel, we're not going to comment. For any specific questions about the Trump Organization, I'd refer you there.""
Sarah Huckabee Sanders
White House Press Secretary
"All Syrians are now hostages to one group or another, and it is the people who pay the highest price."
"The prospect of a political alliance with Turkey through accession has entirely vanished under Erdoğan. But that does not mean that the EU should do nothing."
Visiting Scholar, Carnegie Europe
""London has still not provided the Russian side with any details or information that could shed at least some light on what happened"."
Spokeswoman, Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs
""I tried to escape, but I couldn't. I witnessed an entire family getting killed in front of me by an air strike. So, I had to go back with my family to the basement.""
""The ambitions of one person should not be more important than the destiny of our country, which is threatened by chaos.""
Prime Minister of Slovakia
The Big Ben bell is set to fall silent for the longest period in its 157-year history as part of an extensive renovation project
James Chapman, the former chief of staff to Brexit Secretary David Davis, calls on politicians to jump ship and join new 'Democrats' party
In the volatile political age in which we live, new parties are springing to power all over. Will the shake up reach the UK's shores?
While the UK wrangles over the shape of its post-Brexit future, the EU has been developing its own stance to protect its interests in the talks now underway.
Tony Blair claims Macron's election has opened the door to reform to keep UK in the single market.
state of the union
As the UK tries to unravel itself from over 40 years of EU membership, other countries seek closer ties. This week's State of the Union heads to Kiev for the signing of the EU Ukraine association agre
British takeaway food courier firm Deliveroo said any attempt by ministers to restrict the flexibility of the “gig economy”, in which people can work
Anne Marie Morris was suspended by UK Prime Minister Theresa May
Carrying placards reading "Tories out" and "Not one day more," thousands marched through London on Saturday in protest against the conservative government's policies.
The fragile government of British prime minister Theresa May has had its legislative plans approved by MPs.
They approved the ruling Conservatives’
With Brexit talks only just begun, Britain faces a possible economic downturn and Northern Ireland's peace deal looks shaky
The UK government says it intends to launch a six-month investigation into the media mogul's planned takeover of the Sky pay-TV group
During PMQs, Theresa May announced an implementation period could be needed to ensure a smooth Brexit.
Opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn has linked the deadly London tower block fire to cuts to local authorities’ budgets.
Corbyn, speaking in the House
This is the Brief from Brussels, a daily roundup of the top stories from Europe's de facto political capital.
Theresa May’s offer on protecting the rights of EU nationals needs “more ambition” and “clarity, the EU’s chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier said on Monday.
'Settled status' post-Brexit rights published
Theresa May and DUP leader Arlene Foster presided at the signing of a deal at Downing Street on Monday
The House of Commons said it protected the accounts and restricted remote access to the network as a precaution, leaving some MPs and staff locked out of their emails over the weekend.
UK Brexit: Is peace in Northern Ireland at risk and what will happen at the Irish border?