""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
An expat in Amsterdam says he was left so ashamed by English football hooligans he went to great lengths to put things right.
Witnesses claim the driver twice rammed the gate before ploughing into a marquee in the Kent town of Gravesend.
Official figures show 100,000 posts remain unfilled.
Ireland and England go into 6 Nations as favourites for the 2018 title
The UK health secretary, Jeremy Hunt, has defended the plans to postpone non-urgent surgery until the end of the month.
Team England have broken the world record for the 'fastest hole of golf by a team of four'
The prehistoric megalithic circle of Stonehenge in southwest England is to be freed from the sight, sound, and smell of traffic.
World Black Pudding Throwing Championships take place near Manchester.
Hundreds of mermaids gathered in the British seaside resort of Bexhill-on-Sea in southern England on Saturday in an attempt to break a bizarre world
Former Catholic Archbishop of Westminster Cormac Murphy O'Connor dies aged 85
Pilot said he wasn't prepared to fly Samim Bigzad to Afghanistan because his 'life was in danger'
Wayne Rooney has decided to call time on his international career.
Following talks with manager Gareth Southgate, he will also end his time as
Toe wrestling is a bit like arm wrestling - but with your feet!
Some giant plastic pipes have been discovered washed up on the English coastline
England beat India to win the cricket World Cup
Scientists at a British zoo use IVF techniques to help save the northern white rhino.
Britain is to get a new ten pound bank note made of plastic and with the face of a famous woman on the back of it, the novelist Jane Austen.
Carrying placards reading "Tories out" and "Not one day more," thousands marched through London on Saturday in protest against the conservative government's policies.
Criminal charges may be brought against 23 suspects over the 1989 Hillsborough football stadium disaster in the UK which claimed the lives of 96 fans.
France is to pay tribute to the victims of the recent UK terror attacks ahead of a friendly football match against England.