""There was blood on the windows...her arms were actually out of the airplane and her head was out of the airplane""
Unnamed passenger on Flight 1380
NBC Nightly News
"European inaction on fundamental rights’ violations in Catalonia will ease the path for soft versions of authoritarianism to invade the whole European continent"
Aleix Sarri Camargo
Advisor to the European Parliament
"It’s very hard for me to watch how these countries choose these arbitrary red lines and decide to act on them."
Syrian civil society worker in Damascus
"Denuclearization means something very different to North Korea than it does to the United States."
Senior fellow in the International Security Program, New America
"The first electric bus our company presented in 2011. Those days our competitors were laughing about it. The next 3 up to 4 years we expect it to grow up to 30% of the total market."
Mobility Development Director, Solaris
"The tactic of fomenting conspiracy theories is now Russia’s key objective"
Marshall Scholar, expert on infectious disease, emerging techonlogies & biosecurity
"By preying on the alienated and vulnerable, both in person and online, terrorist groups can keep increasing their numbers"
Executive Director, Counter Extremism Project
"The registration requirements and the fees are likely to be a heavy burden for most bloggers and small-sized outlets streaming content in Tanzania, thereby reducing diversity in the media space in the process."
Italy is going to the polls on Sunday, March 4. Here we look at the data behind the key election issues.
Lombardy in the north of Italy is an area known worldwide for the production of women’s socks.
In this special report from Claudio Lavanga for Insiders we explore how the issue of migration is dominating the discussion in the lead up to the elections.
In Italy, around 4 million people live in abject poverty and about 18 million are at risk of poverty or social exclusion.
University dropout, Luigi di Maio, is the front-runner for PM as the Five Star Movement has become Italy’s most popular party
All you need to know as Europe’s populist wave is set to gather fresh momentum in Italy’s parliamentary elections on March 4.
One placard read "fascist Salvini", a reference to Matteo Salvini, the leader of the right-wing Northern League party which campaigns strongly against illegal immigrants.
Silvio Berlusconi's Forza Italia have been looking for votes in Rome, in particular the youth vote. But for Berlusconi who is 81 years old, how does the party hope to stay relevant to Millenials?
After falling from grace in Italian politics in 2013, the controversial former prime minister, Silvio Berlusconi, is back in the spotlight and seeking a win in the general elections.
The two northern regions have been staging non-binding referendums on Sunday.
First Scotland, then Catalonia. Now the Italian regions of Lombardy and Veneto are voting this Sunday on whether to demand more autonomy from the central government.
Voters in the wealthy Italian regions will head to the polls on October 22
Around 1,000 people have protested in Rome against giving citizenship to the children of migrants
Three of Italy's biggest parties are calling for a dual currency in a bid to appeal to growing anti-euro sentiment
Punta Canna beach club in Chioggia near Venice is told to take down posters which celebrate Italy's fascist era.
This is the Brief from Brussels, a daily roundup of the top stories from Europe's de facto political capital.
France's President Emmanuel Macron welcomes Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni for a dinner at the Elysee Palace in Paris.
The former prime minister of Italy has been reinstated as leader of the country's governing Democratic Party (PD) after being elected in a primary a week ago.
Democratic Party members re-elect Matteo Renzi as their leader, as the former PM mounts a political comeback
A look at the power of lobbying in Italy