""She has dedicated her life to improving the situation of people with intellectual disabilities and their parents in Lithuania and elsewhere.""Angelika Hild
"The bigger problem comes if the EC’s flawed approach becomes the basis for new global rules and norms around digital trade"Nigel Cory
Information Technology and Innovation Foundation
"Savita died because religious objections were given more value than her life."Shannon Kowalski and Susan Wood
International Women’s Health Coalition
""God willing, next year we will celebrate this event again, hoping that the reconstruction of the city will have progressed.""Najim al-Jibouri
Military Commander in Mosul
"“The substance is very stable. It can be washed away by rain, it can evaporate under the sun. But it won’t decompose.""Vladimir Uglev
""If we want the best for our children, we need to want the best for all our teachers too.""Małgorzata Kulesza
Teacher in Poland
"People in Europe worry about migration for sure. But their attitudes to it are complex and open to change"Benjamin Ward
Deputy Europe and Central Asia Director, Human Rights Watch
"If there is peace between Ethiopian and Eritrean people, the horn of Africa region will be a region of peace and development."
Thousands march for justice in Turkey
Helicopter used in attack on Venezuelan Supreme Court is found. Suspected pilot is still missing
Violence erupted as protesters shouted and climbed the bars of the base
Alexei Navalny was reportedly detained on his way to a protest he'd organised in the centre of the Russian capital.
Nasser Zefzafi will reportedly be charged with "threatening national security."
More protests are expected in Venezuela on Wednesday as the six-week wave of anger at President Maduro’s government continues.
Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny is recovering after surgery at a Spanish clinic following an attack that left him mostly blind in one eye.
Eight Latin American nations have denounced what they call “excessive use of force” by Venezuelan authorities.
Amid speculation Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez is gravely ill, authorities release a video claiming to show proof of life.
Turkey's high electoral board has rejected appeals to annul the referendum granting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan sweeping new powers.
Turkey's main opposition parties have rejected the result and called for the vote to be annulled.
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has opened his presidential election campaign office in Chelyabinsk.
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has called on his supporters to hold protest rallies across the country on June 12. Navalny, who wants to run for president in 2018, was freed earlier this wee
The Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has been released from jail after serving a two-week sentence for organising anti-corruption protests.
Security forces cracked down on the latest anti-government protests in Venezuela on Saturday, with violent clashes in Caracas.
Clashes erupt in Caracas as thousands march in support of key Venezuelan opposition leader, Henrique Capriles.
Serbia sees a sixth day of anti-corruption protests following the presidential election win of Aleksander Vucic.
Venezuela’s opposition leader is vowing to fight on, despite being barred from holding political office for 15 years.
Scuffles have broken out during protests in Johannesburg: one, calling for the resignation of President Jacob Zuma and another in support of the leader.
Between 20 and 30 anti-corruption protesters have been detained in Moscow as they tried to organise a march towards the Kremlin.