"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."
Russia launches missiles at ISIL fired from the Med
How would you react if you saw Kim Jong-un, the North Korean leader, walking with no shoes?
Following Russia's warning that it will view US warplanes as targets if they fly west of the Euphrates river, the US military has justified shooting down a Syrian warplane on Sunday as an act of self-defence.
Russia and US in a row after Syrian jet downed
Russia’s Defence Ministry said the Russian military will consider any flying objects within reach of its war planes as possible targets after the US shoots down a Syrian military jet near Raqqa.
All the fun of the fair is a far cry for a young man who has seen hell on earth.
Syrian torture survivor Omar Alshogre arrived in Sweden during the
Iran says it has fired missiles at an Islamic State base in Syria in retaliation for attacks by the extremist group last week.
The number of radicalised Islamists in Sweden is now in the thousands, according to the country’s intelligence chief.
Anders Thornberg, head of
Enis Berberoglu was accused of giving an opposition newspaper a video purporting to show Turkish intelligence services transporting weapons into Syria.
His blooded face became one of the symbols of the Syrian War that has waged for more than six years.
When the family home of Omran Daqneesh was
Turkey has slammed a US decision to supply arms to Kurdish militia fighting ISIL in Syria.
Turkey’s foreign minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu described
Russia has fired four cruise missiles against targets from the self-proclaimed Islamic State in Syria, according to Russian state news agencies
French and Russian leaders hold their first face-to-face talks at Versailles
British aircrew wrote ‘Love from Manchester’ on a missile set to target ISIL in Syria, it’s been confirmed.
Ministry of Defence officials said the
Four days of faltering peace talks on Syria ended in Geneva on Friday, with Staffan de Mistura admitting only ‘‘incremental progress’‘ had been made.
Russia labels US-led air strikes near Syria's border with Jordan 'unacceptable' and a violation of Syrian sovereignty.
The US has accused the Syrian government of murdering inmates on mass at a military prison.
In a key setback for ISIL Syrian free units and the Kurds have retaken Tabqa and its dam, opening the road to the final assault on Raqqa.
The media’s crosshairs have been firmly focussed on Syria for years as the country is ripped apart by civil war.
Turkey's president has hit out at the US's decision to arm Kurdish YPG fighter in northern Syria.