"The huge amount of spatial debris that is generated is a real problem for active satellites."
Italian Space Agency
""It was the start of the conquest of space by the Soviets, which nobody was expecting""
Former ESA Director of Science
"We need new initiatives at the European level to deepen the functioning of the monetary union."
Vice- President, ECB
"I agree with the Trump policy about putting additional requests to China, because China can do more."
Former US Secretary of State
"France and Germany shouldn't be bullying the other 26."
MEP, Christian Democrats
"The tradition comes from the shepherds, who cooked their meat with dasarashi, between two slates."
Chef, Gabala Khanlar
"There’s one thing architects and politicians have in common: they both love big, expensive projects."
"There is no war in Senegal. But when you wake up in the morning and you have nothing to eat, this, too, is a kind of daily battle."
Libya’s rival factions have given themselves just five more days to reach a UN-backed national unity government agreement designed to end their
Libya has fallen into turmoil with its internationally recognised government and elected parliament on one side and a self-styled administration
“Not an easy task,” said Bernardino Leon, the United Nations envoy to Libya, as he announced plans to form a national unity government in the
Saif al Islam Gaddafi was once widely seen as the future of reform in Libya. Muammar Gaddafi’s second son was once regarded as the man who would
The United Nations human rights office says it is ‘deeply disturbed’ by death sentences handed down by a Libyan court to a son of Colonel Gaddafi and
A court in Libya has sentenced Saif al-Islam Gaddafi to death by firing squad in absentia. The second son of former dictator Muammar Gaddafi was on
Around 50 people are now known to have died in three suicide car bombings in Libya. Fighters loyal to the group calling itself Islamic State (ISIL)
A rocket hit a storage tank at the eastern Libyan oil port of Es Sider as armed factions loyal to competing governments fought for control of the
As fighting and anarchy continue throughout Libya, a delegation from neighbouring countries has held its first meeting in the
The UN Security Council has passed a resolution tightening an arms embargo for Libya and extending sanctions to those thought to be fueling the
France is the latest country to pull its embassy staff out of Libya after heavy fighting between armed groups in Tripoli.
A battle to control
German police say a young Tunisian man is critically ill after setting himself on fire outside the Libyan embassy in Berlin.
His protest is not
There have been a series of attacks across Libya on Wednesday.
In the coastal city of Sirte, a Swiss national working for the Red Cross was killed
There were scenes of confusion around Libya’s parliament building in Tripoli on Sunday as it was stormed by heavily armed gunmen claimed to be forces
Saif al Islam-Gaddafi has appeared via videolink before a court in Tripoli to face charges of war crimes and corruption.
The son of former Libyan
The Libyan parliament has dismissed Prime Minister Ali Zeidan after a rebel held tanker with thousands of barrels of oil on board escaped a naval
Six people have been killed in a suicide bomb attack at an army base outside Benghazi, in eastern Libya.
Up to 15 people were also hurt in the
Over two years after the fall of the Gaddafi regime, Libyans are still dreaming of law and order. But they find themselves surrounded by chaos, in an
In Benghazi at least nine people have been killed and almost 50 wounded in clashes between the military and militants. The violence erupted after the
Saturday was another day of clashes between rival militias in Libya which left at least one dead and a dozen wounded on top of the more than 40