"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
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Jonas Kaufmann and Sonya Yoncheva open the season at Paris' Opéra Bastille with Verdi's 'Don Carlos', in French!
Opera superstars Sonya Yoncheva and Jonas Kaufmann are opening the season at Paris’ Opéra Bastille with Verdi’s ‘Don Carlos’.
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Berlin’s Staatsoper on the historic Unter den Linden boulevard has reopened.
The restored Staatsoper is one of the most modern opera houses in the world.
Belgian composer Philippe Boesmans and French playwright Joël Pommerat offer a captivating and dark adaptation of Carlo Collodi's legendary tale.
The renowned tenor takes on the part of Gennaro in Donizetti's tale of revenge.
The voice of world-renowned Peruvian tenor Juan Diego Flórez has evolved over the past few years.
In 25 years, Plácido Domingo has made Operalia the world's premier opera competiton, which this year was held in Kazakhstan.
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Jordan hosts first Arab opera festival
Outstanding staging of Bizet's 'Carmen'
Cecilia Bartoli takes on the eponymous male role in Handel's opera.
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If Jonas Kaufmann has accepted the role of Otello, it’s not surprising that Antonio Pappano is holding the baton.
A magical new production of Benjamin Britten's masterpiece 'A Midsummer Night's Dream' opens the Aldeburgh Festival, celebrating the Golden Jubilee of his visionary Snape Maltings concert hall.