""The concept of closing the doors to immigrants is repugnant to the concept of America.""
Governor of New York
""Russia I think could initiate hostilities sooner than we expect.""
General Sir Nick Carter
Chief of the General Staff, British Army
""These are useful skills in life, because you never know what you can expect.""
Student, Yevpatoria School
""There are still too many people who are left out of that recovery and acceleration of growth.""
IMF Managing Director
"Give up attempts to solve the existing problems by force."
Russian Foreign Minister
""Inequality is not inevitable, it's not like the weather. It's a policy choice.""
Oxfam’s head of policy on inequality.
""It's unbecoming for a cardinal to ski badly.""
Pope John Paul II
""The sheer scale of the challenges our world faces makes concerted, collaborative and integrated action more essential than ever.""
Professor Klaus Schwab
Founder and Executive Chairman, World Economic Forum
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Baghdad ups pressure against independence referendum.
Turkey's parliament have voted to extend the authorisation to deploy Turkish troops in Iraq and Syria.
World powers are worried independence for Iraq's Kurdish region could stir tensions.
President Erdogan of Turkey says the vote could lead to further instability in an already vulnerable region.
Iraqi Kurds launch referendum campaign ahead of independence vote on September 25
Iran and Turkey are again voicing their opposition to a planned referendum on Iraqi Kurdish independence.
A truck bombing at a military outpost has killed at least 18 people and wounded dozens more in Turkey.
Bomb blasts in two cities in southeast Turkey killed nine people and wounded 38 on Wednesday. Security sources are blaming the Kurdistan Workers Party known as the PKK.
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A Turkish soldier has been killed and dozens injured in a truck bomb in Diyarbakir province in the southeast of the country. Thirty-nine soldiers and
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