"I believe that working for Donald Trump, especially closely, damages everybody."
Former director, U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation
""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
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Charges include teaching children extremist and violent interpretations of Islam. Properties in eight cities across Italy were searched as part of the probe
Italy's rival parties had to put their differences aside in order to choose leaders of both houses of parliament
Italy is a country split in two when it comes to accessing pain relief during childbirth. In the south, less than 10 percent of women can opt for an epidural.
It was Pope Francis’ first visit as Pope to the hill town in southern Italy where the bearded Capuchin monk spent most of his life
Matteo Salvini denounced the European Union as “destroyers” for policies he said robbed citizens of the right to hope.
In this edition of the Brief from Brussels: Eurozone reforms might take a back seat, as the new German government settles in and resistance withing
The currency bloc's reform faces complications, as the new German government needs time to settle in and resistance is building among northern countries.
The footage, released by police in Italy, appears to show carers slap the woman and then spit in some food.
This week Business Planet travelled to Rome where an innovative young company Echolight has developed a new way to help Europe's ageing population with the help of EU funding.
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In this edition of State of the Union: Donald Trump slaps massive tariffs on imported steel and aluminium, sparking possible trade war, with the
Thousands of fans and players from the world of Italian football pay tribute to defender who died suddenly on Sunday.
"They do not wish the EU to continue in this way of a federal Europe or united states of Europe," says one Conservative MEP.
As a result of Italy's inconclusive election the leaders of rival parties now have to envisage working together or face another ballot
As the dust settles after Sunday's election, Italy's President Sergio Mattarella still needs to consider who will be Prime Minister.
The rise of populist and eurosceptic parties is set to cause ripples in the Eurozone
Berlusconi's out but Italy's right has a new hero.
Matteo Salvini, leader of the right-wing and anti-immigration Lega Party, vowed to remain populist after making big gains in the Italian election
Italy's ruling centre left coalition emerges in third place, hurt by anger over poverty and mass immigration
Italy gets ready to go to the polls in one of the most contentious elections in years.
Italians speak of disillusionment ahead of Sunday's much-anticipated poll