"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."
An octogenarian D-Day veteran rolled back the years by parachuting into the same drop zone in Normandy that he landed in 70 years ago as part of the
Preparations and the ceremony of French president Francois Hollande placing a wreath of flowers
D-Day commemoration ceremonies have been taking place across Normandy.
Three hundred soldiers from France, United States, Canada and the
Special elite police forces in France have beefed up security for the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings.
Eighteen heads of state will gather
The Queen and French President Francois Hollande laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Paris on Thursday to mark the 70th anniversary
On June 6, 1944, around 160,000 Allied troops crossed the English Channel and stormed the beaches of Normandy.
German soldiers, tricked into
The first commemorations to mark D-Day have taken place in Normandy on the eve of the 70th anniversary of the Allied invasion of occupied
Some 900 of the last surviving veterans of World War II have joined 20 world leaders in northern France to mark the 70th anniversary of the D-Day
When the tides of Normandy are out, something emerges that looks like the wreck of a giant train. It lies within sight of the shore.
Sergio Moirano was just three days shy of his 20th birthday when he landed on Utah beach in Normandy on the 6th of June, 1944.
Normandy is used to seeing millions of tourists visit each year – it is the richest region in France in terms of historical sites, notably as the
Pegasus Bridge is one of the key stops for those who revisit the Allied landing sites in Normandy. It crosses the Caen canal to the sea. It was a
As the West prepares to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings, voices are being raised to stress the colossal role played by Russia
Black and white photos of the Normandy beaches have engraved the D-Day landings in the collective memory. Today, colour photos of the same beaches
Merville in Normandy northern France…. 70 years ago the German gun battery positioned there was one of the first places to be attacked by Allied
Seventy one years ago, on June 6, 1944, thousands of men and women were preparing to take part in an operation that marked the start of the end of
The 70th anniversary of D-Day will be marked with an impressive calendar of memorial events on and around the beaches of Normandy, the theatre of the
Stella Rutter kept a secret for over sixty years.
On the eve of D-Day, she was asked to co-host a party for more than 60 of the most senior British
In the early morning of the of June 6, 1944, the first wave of allied forces landed on the beaches of Normandy. Operation Overlord was
Veterans who took part in D-Day also known as Operation Overlord talk in-depth about their own personal experience landing on the Normandy beaches 70