""Priority must be given to the rescue of human lives and then the immediate docking at a safe port.""
Communications Officer, UNHCR
"I hope that one day I, my family and all displaced Syrians will be able to return to our homeland freely and independently."
""His effots have led to other countries taking up Operation ENABLE and later this year there will be a pan-European operation.""
European Traffic Police Network
"It is too early to say North Korea government is starting to play games with America and Chinese government."
Director of the Korean Peninsula Centre at Peking University
""This standoff shows how Europe has lost its moral compass in the Mediterranean""
Head of MSF Emergency Desk
""People have continued to come and die in this tense kind of limbo where the EU itself cannot reach a united policy""
World news editor, The Daily Beast
""When we put our foot on the pedal, we go all the way""
Russian national coach
""All the hard work of actually negotiating the details, all of that has been pushed until later""
International Crisis Group
Papua New Guinea
The magnitude 5.7 earthquake came just one day after another major quake.
No reports of casualties as Banten province feels force of tremor.
A magnitude-7.9 earthquake struck the Gulf of Alaska early on Tuesday, prompting authorities to warn of a possible tsunami in the area and all the way down the US west coast, where the alert was later lifted.
The magnitude 7.1 earthquake that struck the southern coast of Peru on Sunday caused homes and roads to collapse, leaving one person dead and dozens injured.
Early reports indicate no Tsunami in 6.5 magnitude tremor.
As many people were left homeless by Sunday's earthquake, aid agencies say survivors urgently need food and water
Iranian officials have called off rescue operations following the earthquake in western Iran on Sunday , but locals continue to search for signs of life.
Tehran says rescue operations have been ended in areas hit by a powerful earthquake at the weekend that killed at least 450 people and injured thousands.
Officials in Iran say the deathtoll in the country's deadliest earthquake in more than decade will rise as rescuers continue to search for people trapped under rubble.
Most of the victims were in Kermanshah province, on Iran's border with Iraq.
The quake was felt as far south as Baghdad, some 300 km away.
The death toll rises following powerful earthquake in Iran-Iraq border region.
Deaths are reported in Iran after an earthquake in Iraq sparks panic.
Some fear the small tremors could be a sign that a big quake is on the way
The Spanish Military Emergency unit is a branch of the country’s Armed Forces.
President vows to rebuild a hope is all but lost of finding survivors of Mexico quake
Cleanup efforts continue across Mexico City after last week's deadly earthquake
Last Tuesday’s 7.1 magnitude tremor damaged over 150 churches, Catholic authorities say.
Dog found alive in rubble of Mexican quake
Tuesday's 7.1-magnitude quake has killed at least 318 people, and experts warn more tremors are likely.