"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."
A deal has been struck in the Ukraine crisis talks in Geneva.
US secretary of state John Kerry, the EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton and
Stark warnings and coded language. Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, flanked by his Kazakh and Belorussian counterparts has weighed into the
Europe has decided not to hit Russia harder with financial and trade sanctions in response to Moscow’s moves on Ukraine. But the European Union has
Ukraine’s acting president has offered an amnesty to pro-Russian protesters who have seized government buildings in the east of the
European leaders are to seek ways of reducing their dependence on Russian gas at two days of talks in Brussels.
Moscow’s incursion into Ukraine
As many as 95.5 percent of the electorate in Crimea have voted to join Russia.
That comes after 50 percent of votes had been counted.
Party time in Simferopol. The polls had hardly closed in Crimea’s capital and the streets were filled with music and national flags. Voters, families
Pro-Kremlin protesters have taken control of the prosecutors office in the eastern Ukranian city of Donetsk.
In addition demonstrators have
Pro-Russian protests in Donetsk and Kharkiv.have handed Ukraine’s interim government a fresh headache.
Arseniy Yatsenyuk, Interim Prime Minister
A Russian military operation that raised tension with Ukraine has in part led to what is being called, “a truce” between the two countries in Crimea
The European Union leaders will meet next Thursday in Brussels to discuss the possibility of “targeted measures” against Russia. The decisions that
A money laundering probe has been launched into ousted Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovich and his son Oleksander, it’s emerged.
The United States warned Russia on Friday not to inflame the situation in Ukraine and raised questions about reports of Russian armored vehicles and
German Chancellor Angela Merkel will keep in close contact with Russian President Vladimir Putin over the situation in Ukraine. She revealed she had
An uneasy truce was agreed by Ukraine’s warring politicians on Wednesday night but on the front line between protesters and police the atmosphere
Just 40 meters from the Maidan barricades, life goes on more or less normally for Olga at her kiosk.
Her vending stand is one of five open near the
Anti-government protesters in Ukraine have blocked a border crossing into Poland over 600 kilometres from Kyiv.
Tyres and fallen trees have been
The European Parliament has today pushed for sanctions to be imposed over the violence in Ukraine.
MEPs called upon the European Union to introduce
Special units of the Ukrainian Police for Public Security, the ‘Berkut’, continue to count their own casualties in Kyiv.
The Interior Ministry
In Ukraine’s capital Kyiv, at least 14 people have died in the bloodiest day of violence since demonstrations erupted against President Viktor