"Some guys poured fuel on my house and set it alight. The next morning workers were already pulling down my house."
Natalya Tatjana Strezhniova
""This is something that happened in the past, and of course it will happen in the future again.""
Director, Museum of Natural History Vienna & Professor, University of Vienna
""Priority must be given to the rescue of human lives and then the immediate docking at a safe port.""
Communications Officer, UNHCR
"I hope that one day I, my family and all displaced Syrians will be able to return to our homeland freely and independently."
""His effots have led to other countries taking up Operation ENABLE and later this year there will be a pan-European operation.""
European Traffic Police Network
"It is too early to say North Korea government is starting to play games with America and Chinese government."
Director of the Korean Peninsula Centre at Peking University
""This standoff shows how Europe has lost its moral compass in the Mediterranean""
Head of MSF Emergency Desk
""People have continued to come and die in this tense kind of limbo where the EU itself cannot reach a united policy""
World news editor, The Daily Beast
Libya and the Sahel region are at the heart of the European Union’s efforts to respond to refugee arrivals from the Mediterranean.
Russia’s foreign minister Sergey Lavrov and EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini address a press conference in Brussels after holding talks.
MEPs have backed an EU deal to cooperate more closely with Cuba.
French and Russian leaders say "frank exchange" exposed common ground over difficult issues like Syria
European Union defence ministers meet about strengthening defence and security and working with NATO against threats including cyber attacks.
The Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has arrived in the US for his first meeting with Donald Trump at the White House.
In a swipe at Prime Minister Theresa May, the opposition leader said a Labour government would not threaten Europe during negotiations.
Emmanuel Macron has further angered Poland after suggesting the leader of Poland's ruling Law and Justice Party is allied with Marine Le Pen.
The US said on Thursday that its policy was to exert maximum pressure on North Korea through sanctions and diplomatic activity, echoing comments made by the Trump administration the previous…
Security forces clashed with opposition protesters for another day, as the death toll from the anti-government unrest reaches at least 29.
International reaction to the results of the first round of the French presidential ballot has been pouring in.
Germany’s Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel has expressed support for Iraq’s Kurds during a trip to Erbil in the north-east of the country.
China’s foreign ministry has expressed ‘serious concern’ over its ally North Korea’s warning of further missile tests and the eventual possibility of nuclear…
China is moving forward with an ambitious project to build a new Silk Road linking Asia, Africa, the Middle East and Europe.
Mike Pence has visited the demilitarised border between North and South Korea on the first stop of a four-nation Asia tour.
US President Donald Trump's startling reversal on Syria is just one of many he has made since becoming president.
Britain and France have renewed their call for Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to go, after an alleged chemical attack by Damascus killed scores of people in a rebel-held…
Gibraltar accuses Spain of using it as a political pawn in the Brexit negotiations.
Allegations that Russia meddled in the 2016 US election will be addressed by FBI Director James Comey at a Congressional hearing on Monday.
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has met Chinese president Xi Jinping at the end of his first trip to Asia since taking office.