"Let me tell you peace is much better than war and Colombia will flourish after this peace deal like never before."
"Every day I find dogs here – people throw them out because they can’t feed them or they abandon them because they are sick."
Takis Dog Shelter
"I would like to lead the discussion more into a situation where it is a question of conscience rather than something I push through with a majority vote."
"There is going to be a major shift in consumers wanting to own their data"
Chief Strategy Officer at Storyful
"It began to feel as if one part of our school’s population was auto-segregating, building a wall between itself and the rest of society."
Director of Belgian schools group
"Whereas oil leaves the country, revenue from tourism doesn't. Money spent here stays here and can be reinvested, so resources linked to tourism stay in Angola and help develop the economy."
Amélia Carlos Cazalma
Tourism Development Expert
"Small differences need to be eliminated, which is why we take these measurements"
Meteorologist at European Commission's Joint Research Centre
"The peace process will totally be undone. It is a nightmare"
Northern Irish resident
European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker has congratulated Emmanuel Macron on his victory.
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker joked on Friday that the English language is losing its importance in Europe as a result of Brexit.
Juncker said he would speak in French because "slowly but surely English is losing importance in Europe" during an address in Florence.
Theresa May has dismissed an account of a “difficult dinner” with Jean-Claude Junker as mere “Brussels gossip”.
EU leaders have approved negotiating guidelines for Britain’s exit from the bloc at a special summit in Brussels.
Clearing the air, the British Prime Minister has welcomed the EU’s Brexit negotiation team in London.
The day after the night before.
There is criticism from the European Commission’s president over controversial moves by Hungary’s prime minister to crackdown on foreign universities.
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We will survive – the message from the EU’s most powerful political family in the wake of Britain’s formal decision to quit the bloc.
By Philippe Legrain, visiting senior fellow at the London School of Economics and former economic adviser to the president of the European
The world needs a “strongly united Europe.
EU leaders have staunchly backed the Netherlands in its diplomatic row with Turkey.
It’s hard not to feel sympathy for Juncker. Still, his report is disappointing. It sidesteps the central challenge that the EU must confront and overcome.
The European Union will be ready to respond within 48 hours to Britain’s notification to formally leave the 28-nation bloc, EU Council President Donald Tusk said on…
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The head of the European Commission has set out his vision for a post-Brexit EU.
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The President of the European Commission reportedly plans to offer member states a number of "pathways" to post-Brexit unity
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