"I believe that working for Donald Trump, especially closely, damages everybody."
Former director, U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation
""There was blood on the windows...her arms were actually out of the airplane and her head was out of the airplane""
Unnamed passenger on Flight 1380
NBC Nightly News
"European inaction on fundamental rights’ violations in Catalonia will ease the path for soft versions of authoritarianism to invade the whole European continent"
Aleix Sarri Camargo
Advisor to the European Parliament
"It’s very hard for me to watch how these countries choose these arbitrary red lines and decide to act on them."
Syrian civil society worker in Damascus
"Denuclearization means something very different to North Korea than it does to the United States."
Senior fellow in the International Security Program, New America
"The first electric bus our company presented in 2011. Those days our competitors were laughing about it. The next 3 up to 4 years we expect it to grow up to 30% of the total market."
Mobility Development Director, Solaris
"The tactic of fomenting conspiracy theories is now Russia’s key objective"
Marshall Scholar, expert on infectious disease, emerging techonlogies & biosecurity
"By preying on the alienated and vulnerable, both in person and online, terrorist groups can keep increasing their numbers"
Executive Director, Counter Extremism Project
The European Central Bank raised growth and inflation forecasts for the euro area but stuck to its pledge to provide stimulus for as long as needed, predicting inflation would remain below target into 2020.
Economy of euro zone enjoying most broad-based expansion in its two-decade history, but wages growth still far from where ECB would like to see it
The euro zone economy is doing better but it still needs the extra help, says ECB chief Mario Draghi.
European Commission forecasts predict real GDP growth of 2.2% amid political turbulence
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The UK prime minister Theresa May has appealed to EU leaders to be positive over Brexit in a speech in Florence.
European Commission wants level playing field, with online multinationals accused of paying too little tax
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After almost a decade of crisis and uncertainty in the Eurozone, optimism is on the rise.
The European State of the Union speech set out an ambitious future but lacked detail.
The European Union has imposed sanctions on three more Russians, including Deputy Energy Minister Andrei Cherezov, over the delivery of Siemens' turbines to Moscow-annexed Crimea.
Greece expects boost in tourist numbers
UK motor market 'cools' in line with forecasts
An exploration of the practical problems the Paris Climate Agreement poses and why Trump might have been right to pull out after all.
Despite some scuffles, tens of thousands took part in a peaceful march against the summit on Saturday.
For the European Union, the record 2.4 billion fine against Google is all about choice and protection for consumers.
EU anti-trust regulators say