"There is no alternative for us other than to fight back. This is the biggest challenge for my generation"
Greek university student
""The main thing is we got him back on board, he is safe. But I think it just showed everyone how hard it is to actually see the guy in the water, even on a sunny day, 18 knots and sunshine, you know you wouldn't want to be doing it in 20 knots in the dark. I don't think you would find him you know.""
Skipper, Team Hun Sung Hai/Scallywag
"These are really important social issues that affect all of us all over in our communities. And we can't just leave this up to governments to solve these problems"
"‘Aussie flu’ is actually a bit of a misnomer. It is a strain that we have seen in previous seasons in the UK, in fact we saw it circulating last season. Hospital admissions have increased due to a combination of influenza A and B and no strain is currently dominating."
Professor Paul Cosford
Medical Director, Public Health England
""Oh it's a huge part! It's really exciting singing this and it's super challenging, to act and to sing. So for me it's really special to do it, really.""
"The poles amplify all the phenomena we see everywhere else on the globe"
"The 'dream of Brexit' isn’t just winning in the United Kingdom, it’s winning in Catalonia, Hungary, Poland and all over the European Union as we speak. There is a major historic change"
UKIP MEP and ex-party leader
"I'm actually happy and proud of these women. I mean, it is their time. It is their time."
Mary J. Blige
Recording artist / Actress
A small flotilla of four boats which set sail two days ago carrying humanitarian aid is expected to enter the waters near the Gaza strip sometime
A Swedish boat has set off from the Greek island of Crete to try and break Israel’s blockade of Gaza. The “Marianne” is expected to join a flotilla
Activists are preparing to set sail in a flotilla of boats, to try and break Israel’s blockade of Gaza. They are due to start their journey from a
A flotilla of boats being prepared by activists to try and break Israel’s blockade of Gaza is about to set sail as soon as weather conditions
A group of pro-Palestinian activists describing themselves as politically independent are preparing to try and break the eight -year long Israeli
Another potential public relations disaster may heading Israel’s way. While it looks unlikely to be a repeat of the deadly 2010 confrontation that
A pro-Palestinian ship loaded with humanitarian supplies has been seized by Israeli warships to prevent it docking in the Gaza Strip.
A crowd of well-wishers have seen off a Swedish ship laden with humanitarian goods as it set sail from Naples to Gaza.
The Estelle and its cargo are
A Israeli government report into the deadly attack on a Gaza-bound Turkish aid ship in 2010 has criticised Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s
On the two-year anniversary of the storming of the Mavi Marmara by the Israeli military, the Turkish vessel welcomed visitors onboard to show off its
Israeli marines have reportedly boarded an Irish-Canadian flotilla bound for Hamas-ruled Gaza.
According to the pro-Palestinian International
An Irish-Canadian flotilla bound for Hamas-ruled Gaza in a bid to break the Israeli blockade and deliver aid is reportedly close to its destination
The tension between Turkey and Israel looks likely to move up a further notch following more comments by Turkey’s prime minister.
Turkish tensions with Israel are rising. Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan says Ankara is imposing more sanctions on Israel over its deadly raid on
The Mavi Marmara sits quietly moored in Istanbul but last year’s violent events on board have driven a wedge between Turkey and Israel that’s wider
Arab member of Israel’s Knesset, Hanin Zoabi has been suspended for sailing with a flotilla that challenged the Israeli blockade of Gaza.
Dozens of pro-Palestinian activists have been refused permission to board a flight from Paris’ Charles De Gaulle airport bound for Israel where they
Israel has stepped up security at Tel Aviv airport ahead of the expected arrival of hundreds of pro-Palestinian activists.
The move dubbed the
A spokesperson for the Gaza flotilla has accused the Greeks of doing the Israeli coastguards’ job for them. Nahila Chahal spoke to euronews from
Pro-Palestinian activists aboard a flotilla, due to set sail for Gaza, claim they are being prevented from leaving by Greek coast guards.