"Terror doesn’t form by itself. Terror and terrorists have gardeners"
Recep Tayyip Erdogan
"It's almost unthinkable to try to explain to a fanatic that you met a girl, fell in love and prefer to go with her to the cinema instead of participating in another fight."
Former far-right group member
"Since we have a banking union, there needs to be a European solution."
European Economic Commissioner
"Viktor Orbán is not the only populist politician on the continent with burning ambitions and politics that belong in a dark and distant past."
Gauri van Gulik
Europe Director, Amnesty International
""Alone we wouldn't be as successful as we are with the 22 countries together""
Ersilia Vaudo Scarpetta
Chief Diversity Officer, European Space Agency
"It’s mainly due to drinking of water from contaminated, shallow sources. We’ve intensified chlorine spraying in the localised infection centres."
"The external public debt stock increased by Sh42.5 billion ($4,253.0 million) from Sh185 billion ($18,504.5 million) on December 2016 to Sh227 billion ($22,757.4 million) by end of December last year."
"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
Spanish and Portuguese police have seized more than 700 kg of cocaine wrapped in pineapple skins and shipped from South America.
Trade Minister Liam Fox says the UK wants to see how the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) evolves before considering joining it, in a bid to boost exports after Brexit.
Sticking points remain over upgraded trade pact, after Brussels talks
Theresa May’s full cabinet has held its first discussion on the future relationship the UK should seek with the EU after Brexit.
Trade with the UK is taking a hit as the economy struggles to cope with Brexit
The World Trade Organization's 11th ministerial conference has opened in Buenos Aires with hopes of boosting the development of the global trading system.
As European leaders demand more concessions in return for trade talks with the UK, UKIP's David Challice says the talks are happening upside down.
Campaigners fear there could be a drop in food standards, as CETA deal comes into force
The EU says it will study the trade proposals carefully but progress must first be made on the UK's divorce arrangements.
Turkey has reacted angrily to pressure from Germany to release the six human rights activists it is continuing to hold in pre-trial detention, one of them a German national.
If the EU turns Ukraine away, what message does that send to other states in our neighborhood, or to Russia?
This is the Brief from Brussels, a daily roundup of the top stories from the EU's de facto political capital.
Donald Trump is about to overturn another of Barack Obama's big initiatives: the thaw in relations with Cuba
Climate change remains a sticking point, but some progress is made on trade at the G7.
The eurozone economy grew 0.5 percent in the first three months of the year from the previous quarter and the region's trade surplus expanded.
China hosts 'One Belt,One Road' conference to reposition world trade
Finance chiefs from the world's richest nations are pressing the US not to break global consensus in areas such as trade and financial regulation.
A US-China deal on agricultural products, trade, financial services, investment and energy will likely make little difference to the US trade deficit.
German exports and imports hit record-highs in March. Industrial production edged down but was still better than expected.
China is moving forward with an ambitious project to build a new Silk Road linking Asia, Africa, the Middle East and Europe.