"To rush way ahead of the evidence being gathered by the police, in a fevered parliamentary atmosphere, serves neither justice nor our national security"
British opposition Labour leader
""You know, I really believe, you don't know until you test it. But I think I really believe I'd run in even if I didn't have a weapon.""
""We're going to continue to fully cooperate. Out of respect for the special counsel, we're not going to comment. For any specific questions about the Trump Organization, I'd refer you there.""
Sarah Huckabee Sanders
White House Press Secretary
"All Syrians are now hostages to one group or another, and it is the people who pay the highest price."
"The prospect of a political alliance with Turkey through accession has entirely vanished under Erdoğan. But that does not mean that the EU should do nothing."
Visiting Scholar, Carnegie Europe
""London has still not provided the Russian side with any details or information that could shed at least some light on what happened"."
Spokeswoman, Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs
""I tried to escape, but I couldn't. I witnessed an entire family getting killed in front of me by an air strike. So, I had to go back with my family to the basement.""
""The ambitions of one person should not be more important than the destiny of our country, which is threatened by chaos.""
Prime Minister of Slovakia
Reconstruction effort uses children's song title to attract temporary volunteers.
A 'dramatic' decrease of flying insects has scientists worried about the environment
Fifteen photographs have been chosen as the best wildlife pictures of the year
Lisbon's seed bank protects the future of Portugal's flora.
Weather experts were left mystified after spotting an unusual colourful cloud on their radar.
A vulnerable young albatross at the heart of a special breeding programme in New Zealand has taken flight for the first time.
Bird lovers have been
It comes amid conflicting messages around whether the species is less endangered than before.
An extremely rare sighting of white giraffes has been captured on video for the first time.
Tulsa Zoo keepers film feeding time for the Red-bellied Piranhas, whose razor-sharp teeth can reduce a large animal to a skeleton in a matter of
What should you do when faced with a floating colony of fire ants?
Even pandas are having babies later in life.
More than 200 ponies took part in the annual swim from Assateague Island to neighboring Chincoteague Island on Virginia's eastern shore
This is the moment (see video, below) CCTV captured the birth of rare baby rhino at Chester Zoo in north-west England.
The Eastern black calf was
French President Emmanuel Macron will take a "World Pact for the Environment" to the UN in September
The US government's decision will allow limited bear hunts outside the park's boundaries. It's a controversial move, but also a sign the grizzly population has recovered.