""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."
'The land of the free' is no longer a 'full democracy' according to an annual index from the Economist Intelligence Unit.
Several of those targeted were believed to have links to the Reichsburger movement, an extremist group which rejects the legitimacy of the German republic.
by Daniel Gros, Director of the Brussels-based Center for European Policy Studies
BRUSSELS – Another year, another threat to the European Union’s
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2014 was also marked by a major poll for millions of Europeans. In May, voters in the 28 member states voted for their new representatives in the
Former Belgian Prime Minister Guy Verhofstadt speaks at the European Parliament ahead of the vote to approve Mr Juncker’s Commission.
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Most of the candidates for positions at the European Commission are officials looking to
During the first plenary session of the new European Parliament Martin Schulz was re-elected as EP president after centre-left group S&D made an
The dust of the European elections had not even settled before parties on the left and right got stuck into negotiating in a bid to find common
“Mr Juncker did not stand anywhere and was not elected by anyone.”
So says David Cameron in an article published in several European newspapers on
The Eurosceptic ECR group in the European Parliament, which counts British Conservative MEPs among its members, voted on Thursday to accept Germany’s
The row between EU leaders over who should the run the European Commission once José Manuel Barroso leaves office shows no sign of slowing down.
Populist and extremist parties took a quarter of the seats in the European elections, forcing the mainstream left and right into a de facto grand
Alexis Tsipras has announced he will support Jean Claude Juncker to seek majority for the EC Presidency.
According to a statement from Tsipras, the
The double lightning bolts the international media is talking about, far right Marine Le Pen of France and right-wing Nigel Farage of Britain, have
French Front National leader Marine Le Pen and other far-right representatives have started negotiations to try to form a group in the European
European Union leaders have met for the first time since voters stunned several member nations with their support for populist and far-right
German chancellor Angela Merkel has shied away from fully backing Jean-Claude Juncker to be the European Commission’s next president.
The European parliamentary election marked a turning point in Greek politics with voters delivering victory for the first time to a left wing
The rise of populist and far-right eurosceptic parties in the EU elections has given food for thought to the political establishment, but these