""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."
Details from a report by the International Atomic Energy Agency have criticised Japanese nuclear regulators.
It says the country underestimated the
In Japan work to clean up the radioactive water at the stricken Fukushima nuclear power plant has been suspended just hours after it started.
Radiation testing has begun in Tokyo, with officials testing levels at 100 locations across the city. The capital is 240 kilometres south-west of the
Almost three-quarters of Japanese people who voted in a poll would like to see nuclear power phased out of Japan.
The country is still struggling
It is three months to the day since a cataclysmic earthquake and tsunami laid waste to a swathe of north-eastern Japan. At least 23,000 are known to
Japan’s prime minister visits the tsunami-sticken north-east of his country today to see how life is getting back to normal three months after the
Toyota is forecasting a larger-than-expected fall in annual profit after it slashed output following the March earthquake. Net profit would be down
This weekend’s referendum on, among other things, nuclear power in Italy is unlikely to have an immediate impact on the sector, according to
Germany’s MPs have begun debating government proposals to ditch the country’s nuclear energy programme by the year 2022. The plan marks a U-turn by
Japan is planning to revise its nuclear safety rules to prevent a repeat of the Fukushima disaster.
The government plans to replace current
The stricken Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Japan is proving a draw for a selection of animals.
At least two dogs and a cat have been
Shares of Tokyo Electric Power fell to their lowest ever after the head of the Tokyo stock exchange said the operator of the quake-hit Fukushima
Japanese auto sales fell by a third in May to their lowest total for that month since 1968.
The slump came as car makers struggled to restart
Japan underestimated the risk of a killer wave hitting its now-crippled Fukushima power plant according to UN atomic safety inspectors.
To avoid a
The German government has agreed to phase out nuclear power by 2022, which marks a radical shift in policy prompted by recent events at the Fukushima
TEPCO claim that two workers at the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant may have exceeded the government’s radiation exposure limit, adding to the
After talks that stretched deep into the night Germany’s coalition government has agreed to shut all its nuclear plants in response to Japan’s
A team of foreign inspectors from the International Atomic Energy Agency are on a 10-day visit to Japan as the country continues to deal with
Fitch has joined the other two ratings agencies – Moody’s and Standard & Poor’s – in cutting its outlook on Japan’s sovereign debt to negative from
There have been further meltdowns at Japan’s stricken Fukushima nuclear plant, according to Tepco, the operators of the facility. The firm has now