"The huge amount of spatial debris that is generated is a real problem for active satellites."
Italian Space Agency
""It was the start of the conquest of space by the Soviets, which nobody was expecting""
Former ESA Director of Science
"We need new initiatives at the European level to deepen the functioning of the monetary union."
Vice- President, ECB
"I agree with the Trump policy about putting additional requests to China, because China can do more."
Former US Secretary of State
"France and Germany shouldn't be bullying the other 26."
MEP, Christian Democrats
"The tradition comes from the shepherds, who cooked their meat with dasarashi, between two slates."
Chef, Gabala Khanlar
"There’s one thing architects and politicians have in common: they both love big, expensive projects."
"There is no war in Senegal. But when you wake up in the morning and you have nothing to eat, this, too, is a kind of daily battle."
She struck during the night, trailing devastation in her wake: Hurricane Irma, the most powerful storm ever recorded in the Atlantic, showed no mercy
The fierce winds, surf and rain are en route for a possible landfall in Florida at the weekend.
US braces for Hurricane Irma
Hurricane Irma is now a dangerous Category 5 storm - the most powerful seen in the Atlantic in over a decade. And it's now barrelling toward the Caribbean and southern United States.
It is one of Jamaica's most treasured attractions and has appeared in numerous documentaries and travelogues about the island.
The former Haitian president Rene Preval has died at the age of 74.
Leaders of Latin American and Caribbean countries have denounced the new US President's tough immigration policies and border wall project.
Provisional results suggest Jovenel Moise has won the presidential election in Haiti.
The political novice has won a majority in the first round, avoiding a second round runoff.
After battering Cuba, Haiti and the Dominican Republic, Hurricane Matthew, the fiercest Caribbean storm in almost a decade, is powering towards the Bahamas and Florida.
Haiti, Cuba and Jamaica are bracing for "catastrophic" floods and mudslides that forecasters fear will be triggered by the storm's 230 kph winds and a metre of rainfall.
It’s the fiercest storm to cross the Caribbean for years – and it has Jamaica in its sights.
Haiti's interim president takes office vowing to handover to a newly elected leader on may 14.
International observers have criticised Haiti’s parliamentary election, saying the vote was marred by irregularities, Two people reportedly died on
A week of unrest has continued in the Hague with a fourth successive night of rioting following the death of a Caribbean man in police custody. Dutch
The EU has pledged 118 million euros in investment support for Latin America and Caribbean nations at the start of a two-day summit. The European
Leaders from Europe, Latin American and the Caribbean will meet again in Brussels this Wednesday and Thursday. More than 60 heads of state and
Ten crocodiles with a rich heritage dating back to the Cold War return to Cuba. Their parents were Castro and Hilly presented by Fidel Castro to the
Presidents Barack Obama and Raul Castro have made history – shaking hands in a symbolically charged gesture as they seek to restore ties after
It is the first official visit by a US president to Jamaica in more than 30 years. Barack Obama is in Kingston to attend a summit of the 15-member