"Some guys poured fuel on my house and set it alight. The next morning workers were already pulling down my house."
Natalya Tatjana Strezhniova
""This is something that happened in the past, and of course it will happen in the future again.""
Director, Museum of Natural History Vienna & Professor, University of Vienna
""Priority must be given to the rescue of human lives and then the immediate docking at a safe port.""
Communications Officer, UNHCR
"I hope that one day I, my family and all displaced Syrians will be able to return to our homeland freely and independently."
""His effots have led to other countries taking up Operation ENABLE and later this year there will be a pan-European operation.""
European Traffic Police Network
"It is too early to say North Korea government is starting to play games with America and Chinese government."
Director of the Korean Peninsula Centre at Peking University
""This standoff shows how Europe has lost its moral compass in the Mediterranean""
Head of MSF Emergency Desk
""People have continued to come and die in this tense kind of limbo where the EU itself cannot reach a united policy""
World news editor, The Daily Beast
French waiter fired for being rude says he was simply being French
A blanket of orange-tinted snow transformed ski slopes in Eastern Europe, including Romania and Russia, so that they looked like the red planet.
Playing rubbish containers with brooms, bin men in the Turkish capital Ankara have formed a music group called 'Tin Band'.
“The Communist Manifesto” author was born in the city of Trier 200 years ago this May.
Gotham City, Middle Earth and Narnia have all been added to roundabout signs in a sleepy Oxfordshire town.
British Prime Minister Theresa May fist bumped a woman and held the pose for a selfie during a visit to Salisbury.
The Ukrainian president came to the aid of a guardsman who had lost his hat in a gust of wind
Discontented residents of a UK village have created a "poo-shaming" map to discourage dog owners from leaving their animals' excrement in public areas.
Officials say the incident at a Florida nightclub was an “abhorrent and vile act of animal cruelty”.
Two curious emperor penguins in Antarctica can be seen knocking over a camera and filming themselves in footage from the Australian Antarctic Division.
A Hollywood partygoer posted a video on Facebook of himself holding and kissing the statuette.
How did this burglar get his hands on nearly 500 engagement and wedding rings?
The British woman left an abusive note on an ambulance, telling paramedics not to park in front of her house.
When the ambulance carrying an injured rugby player got stuck in mud, his teammates and rivals clubbed together to push it out of trouble.
A 'Fake News' float also featured a giant figure of the Pied Piper leading humans and rats down a route of lies.
Brave businesspeople have dipped into freezing waters in Finland in a crazy bid to win funding for their money-making ideas.
Around 30 competitors braved Belgrade's 3-degree wind dressed in next to nothing.
The exiled Catalan leader has reportedly chosen a 550-square-metre house with a monthly rent of 4,400 euros.
The team of snipers combs the sewers every night and find around 10-15 rats in a single district.
Saudi Arabia's northwestern Tabuk region was blanketed in a white sheet of snow and locals wasted no time in sharing photos and videos before it melted away again.