""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
""When we put our foot on the pedal, we go all the way""
Russian national coach
""All the hard work of actually negotiating the details, all of that has been pushed until later""
International Crisis Group
President Trump this week could de-certify the nuclear accord with Iran and could impose additional sanctions on the Islamic Republic.
Tehran and Ankara join forces to speak out in opposition to an independent Kurdish state.
The Iranian leader accused Washington of trying to undermine Tehran's nuclear deal with world powers
Iran’s supreme leader, Ayotollah Khamenei today gave his backing to Hasan Rouhani as president following the latter’s victory in elections in May
Iranians have celebrated into the night in Tehran, after Hassan Rouhani netted a decisive presidential election victory.
Iran's Interior Ministry announces President Hassan Rouhani has won re-election.
Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani is on track for re-election, initial results suggest.
The country's future direction is at stake as it emerges from international isolation.
Moderate incumbent Hassan Rouhani, standing for a second term in Friday's election, faces a tough challenge from hardliner Ebrahim Raisi.
Iranians are choosing between the current President Hassan Rohani, with his open door policy, and hardline cleric Ebrahim Raisi.
Supporters of the two leading candidates in Iran’s presidential election took to the streets as official campaigning came to an end.
The candidate's withdrawal is seen as a boost to conservative hardliners trying to unseat President Rouhani.
With days to go until Iran's Presidential election, front-runner and incumbent Hassan Rouhani painted his rivals as power-hungry puppets of the security forces.
There are two key players, current leader Hassan Rouhani and hardline cleric Ebrahim Raisi.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has registered to run in the country's upcoming presidential poll in May.
Iran warns US not to attack again
The Russian and Iranian leaders have agreed to cooperate in a bid to stabilise the global energy market.
President Hassan Rouhani has called for greater unity between Shiite and Sunni Muslims during his first official visit to the Arab Gulf since being elected in…
By Mehrdad Khonsari, former Iranian diplomat and an independent commentator on Iranian Affairs
No one really knows what to expect from President
Iran’s president Rouhani has said he will not let US President-elect Donald Trump tear up the global nuclear deal agreed with several world powers, warning of unspecified repercussions if that…