""He's from a family that is so tight, that works so hard to raise their children correctly. It's just horrible.""
""Currently, more than 180 children are held in detention without having been convicted. Under the occupation, children can be held for one and a half years before their case goes to trial.""
Marsha de Cordova
British Labour MP
"There is a risk that Putin will read congratulatory messages from Western leaders like European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and US President Donald Trump as a plea for a return to business as usual."
Director of Foreign Policy, Centre for European Reform
""A powerful explosion rocked this area and right after that I saw many people running away.""
"“Every girl who speaks is paving the way for another.”"
Former Playboy model
"“Instead of engaging on the substantive concern, Russia has sought to confuse the picture with at best misleading procedural arguments.""
UK Ambassador to UN Conference on Disarmament
""The dark arts have arrived in full force online.""
US Democratic Congressman
"I won't be throwing fish anywhere."
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The human rights situation in Turkey is unacceptable and EU leaders have asked their executive arm to look at cutting pre-accession aid to Ankara in a "responsible way"
Deal or no deal? That's still the question stirring up all things Brexit
Donald Tusk has seemingly given Theresa May a Brexit boost.
Angela Merkel is said to have pushed for the cuts and called for a common EU position on membership talks.
Brexit, migration, Turkey and Iran are all likely topics of conversation for these three
Spanish PM arrives in Brussels amid escalating tensions at home
Britain's divorce from the EU set to top agenda of EU summit, along with migration, Turkey and Iran
EU Council president writes letter to leaders as they prepare to meet in Brussels
As French President Emmanuel Macron sets out a bold vision of ever-increasing cooperation, UK Prime Minister Theresa May is looking only for the exit.
Estonia is hosting the gathering which has brought together EU heads of state and government
British Prime Minister Theresa May’s “fair and serious” offer on EU expats rights has been rebuffed by two senior Brussels officials.
The UK government has unveiled some policy points regarding the uncertain status of European Union citizens living in the UK.
At a meeting of EU leaders in Brussels, the prime minister's first priority is proposing a citizenship proposal for EU nationals in Britain.
But EU officials remain optimistic with Macron arrival to the EU stage
EU leaders have approved negotiating guidelines for Britain’s exit from the bloc at a special summit in Brussels.
In a show of unity at a time of adversity, EU leaders have approved stiff negotiating guidelines for Brexit at a summit in Brussels.
EU governments meet in Brussels on Saturday in the first summit without British PM Theresa May.
This is the Brief from Brussels, a roundup of the top stories from Europe’s de facto political capital.
Leaders of the European Union met in Rome on Saturday (March 25) to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the bloc’s founding treaty.
European Union leaders have signed the ‘Rome Declaration’ emphasising their commitment to renew European Unity.