"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
"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."
"If they impose another Cold War on us, we have a much better chance of winning it than last time."
Head of Russia’s Council on Foreign and Defense Policy
"The use of robots and artificial intelligence within the military might make the whole world more unstable."
Anders Fogh Rasmussen
Former NATO Secretary General
"I do not expect to be robbed of my youth and my life, I am going to throw myself into the sea with the migrants, without returning."
"Ministers, regardless of whether they are married or single, must not engage in sexual relations with staff"
Australian Prime Minister
The World Health Organisation has said research into a vaccine against the H1N1 flu virus is “on track.” Dr Marie-Paule Kieny said clinical trials
Four new cases of H1N1 flu in Italy have led to the closure of two schools in Rome. The high school students are thought to have caught the bug on a
In Mexico – where the recent swine flu scare first began – health alert levels are back to normal for the first time. No new cases of the disease
Mexico says its economy shrank by a worse-than-expected 8.2 percent between January and March compared with the same period last year.
The World Health Organisation says the A-H1N1 flu strain is spreading quickly in Japan in what may the first stage of a pandemic.
In the last three days 125 cases of infection with the A-H1N1 flu virus have flared up in Japan, starting at a a school in Kobe. There are fears this
Debate over the H1N1 flu is likely to dominate discussion at the annual assembly of the World Health Organisation that opens today.
As Mexico continues to bury suspected victims of the new flu virus, two more countries have reported confirmed cases.
A total of 13 countries now
A deadly strain of the flu virus, which has never been seen before, has killed at least 16 people in Mexico and there are fears that it is spreading
Disarming the flu virus of its “knife” element, through which it hijacks human proteins, has become a key strategy in the battle against the illness