"Threatening to indiscriminately slaughter hundreds of thousands of civilians to protect ourselves is a stupid idea."
Executive Director, ICAN
"“This is a Christian country... If you go to Turkey or Saudi Arabia and start to discredit Islam, the reaction will be the same”"
Student who fled to Austria from Chechnya
"This study shows how governments in Europe ... are fuelling dangerous climate change and air pollution with taxpayers’ money.""
Overseas Development Institute
"Thousands of seeds of a single species can be kept alive for tens or hundreds of years""
Maria Manuela Sim-Sim
Curator, Seed Bank A. L. Belo Correia
"He has independence at his core. It is not something that he has improvised"
Friend of Carles Puigdemont
"There will be no cheating. The process is set in a way that you can't cheat. Even at the precinct, the walls of the precinct or the doors of the polling places we will have the results posted."
"“My family are talking about Catalan independence in a WhatsApp group and it’s like hmmmm, I’m going to shut up,”"
"Sound needs to endure"
Music Director, Berlin Staatsoper
Protesters gather in Vienna City Centre to oppose Austria's ban on full facial coverings.
Thousands of people in Madrid have held a rally in protest at plans by the Catalan regional government to hold a referendum on independence
Protests in Germany follow the result of the country’s federal election
Demonstrators marched in Berlin and other cities, outraged at the party's historic election success
Thousands of demonstrators calling for Catalan independence gathered in towns across the region on Sunday following Madrid’s actions last week to try
Campaign comes amid a nationwide debate over gender equality sparked by a court ruling on public urination
Member of the audience calls the Turkish president a 'terrorist' during a speech at the city's Marriott hotel, soliciting violent response from the crowd.
Some 300 farmers gathered on the famous avenue to protest the French government's proposed ban on glyphosate.
Tensions are running high as the central government steps up its efforts to stop an independence referendum scheduled for October 1.
Tensions are running high as the Spanish government steps up its efforts to stop a Catalan independence referendum scheduled for October 1.
Delegates to the UN General Assembly in New York walk through outdoor protests.
Property was damaged, including broken storefront windows. Protesters were ordered to disperse and several people were arrested.
Clashes between demonstrators and riot police marred the end of what had been a largely-peaceful second day of protest rallies in the US city of St Louis.
Protesters marched in Athens against the Greek far-right Golden Dawn party
In France, tens of thousands of people rallied against the government's labour reform on Tuesday, with some demonstrations turning violent.
Pro-European protestors gathered in central London on Saturday, demanding an exit from Brexit.
#PeoplesMarch4EU comes ahead of key Brexit vote in UK parliament next week.
Protesters have clashed with police at a village in South Korea as components of a controversial system to guard against missiles from North Korea were deployed.
The European Parliament hearing came amid a small pro-Remain demonstration
There have been angry scenes in Argentina as tens of thousands of protesters gathered to call for a missing indigenous rights activist to be found.