"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
"What these people did for each other says far more about who we are as Americans than the cowardly acts of a killer ever could"
Sarah Huckerbee Sanders
White House press secretary
A market has sprung up in the centre of the city where Syrian government forces recently ended a three-year siege by the militants.
With many Syrian refugee girls being forced into marriage or worse by hardship in Jordanian camps, the "TIGER Girls" NGO is getting them back to school.
Syrian government forces say they have seized control of the road linking Deir al-Zor to the capital
US-backed fighters in eastern Syria have announced a new offensive against the so-called Islamic State.
Civilians remain in extreme danger in Syria from all sides in conflict says latest UN Commission of Inquiry on Syria.
Syrian forces make a breakthrough in ISIL stronghold Deir al-Zor, where thousands have been trapped since 2014.
War-torn Syria has defied the odds and clinched a spot in the World Cup play-offs.
Intense fighting as Syrian forces advance on ISIL-besieged Deir al Zor
Amnesty International's report says hundreds have been killed in the battle to retake the city from ISIL.
The defence ministry in Moscow claims over 200 militants were killed in an airstrike near Deir al-Zor.
Self-styled Islamic State is under attack on two fronts as the collapse of its so-called caliphate continues.
In Iraq security forces have begun an
Syrian President Assad shows grattitude for Russia, Iran
Lebanese soldiers fighting ISIL have raised a Spanish flag to salute victims of terror attacks in Barcelona and Cabrils.
They had started an
The United Nations hopes for a "serious negotiation" in Syria later this year
Syrians fleeing Raqqa say a lack of resources and the grueling summer heat are making life increasingly hard.
At one refugee camp, north of the
US-backed forces have Islamic State fighters surrounded in central Raqqa - but driving the militants out could take up to four months
Syria investigator Del Ponte tells Euronews why she quit commission
Militants released as part of Lebanese-Syrian exchange agreement between Hezbollah and Nustra Front. Seven thousand Syrians are set to leave the Arsal region of Lebanon and head to Syria's Idilib province.
Thousands of Syrian fighters and refugees in Lebanon's border region were set to be transferred into rebel territory in Syria in exchange for Hezbollah prisoners on Tuesday.
ISIL militants are coming under further attack in the Syrian city of Raqqa by US-backed Kurdish-led forces