""Alone we wouldn't be as successful as we are with the 22 countries together""
Ersilia Vaudo Scarpetta
Chief Diversity Officer, European Space Agency
"It’s mainly due to drinking of water from contaminated, shallow sources. We’ve intensified chlorine spraying in the localised infection centres."
"The external public debt stock increased by Sh42.5 billion ($4,253.0 million) from Sh185 billion ($18,504.5 million) on December 2016 to Sh227 billion ($22,757.4 million) by end of December last year."
"To try to demand from the government in Belgrade to make a choice: whether you are with Russia or you with the West well, it is to step on the same rake as in the Ukrainian crisis"
Russian foreign minister
"The people who made the film were very specific about the references they used in relationship to Africa. They are pulling from the best fashion and art."
"In principle - the requirement of choice, either you are with Russia or you are with the West, this is the Middle Ages."
Russian Foreign Minister
"The indictment alleges that the Russian conspirators want to promote discord in the United States and undermine public confidence in democracy"
US Deputy Attorney General
"A workday in Algeria doesn’t pay for your dinner. Here one day almost covers me for a month."
Dozens of people have been evacuated from their homes in western Turkey after forest fires threatened to engulf a cluster of villages.
Greece is feeling the heat, after dozens of forest fires broke out across the country.
In what is becoming an almost perennial summer event
The Greek wildfires which roared around outskirts of the capital Athens devoured more than 30,000 hectares of forest, farming land and olive groves
Large areas on the outskirts of Athens have been reduced to ashes, leading to accusations greedy builders started the wildfires to clear the way for
Little more than forty kilometres from the Greek capital the town of Marathon lies blackened. The statue of Miltiades stands untarnished, and the
The wildfires that ripped through the suburbs of Athens forcing residents to flee their homes are now under control.
Thousands of hectares of
It is an ecological disaster. With the fires now being damped down and extinguished, Greeks are measuring the extent of the damage.
Emergency fire crews say they are winning the war against wildfires sweeping Greece.
An International fire fighting force has said it’s started
A multi-national force of firefighters says it has finally controlled wildfires that have been threatening the suburbs of Athens for the last four
The fires’ seemingly unstoppable advance on Athens has forced thousands to abandon their homes, taking what they can, and not knowing if there will
The Greek capital Athens faces another exhausting day as wildfires continue to rage out of control.
High winds and hot, dry conditions are
The Athens fire has brought back memories in Greece of two summers ago, when a 10-day inferno killed 65 people. This time, so far, no-one is known to
Wildfires in Greece have left dozens of houses completely torched in the suburbs of Athens. Thousands of residents have fled their homes, while
Wildfires in Greece have reached the suburbs of Athens. The flames have been spreading steadily toward the capital since Friday and are now
Wildfires raging out of control in Greece have now reached the outskirts of Athens itself. More than 60 fires have been reported across the country
Firefighters in Greece are battling to control a large wildfire on the outskirts of the capital, Athens.
The blaze broke out late on Friday
Firefighters are trying to contain hundreds of wildfires that are threatening villages across mainland Greece.
One of the largest blazes erupted