"Terror doesn’t form by itself. Terror and terrorists have gardeners"
Recep Tayyip Erdogan
"It's almost unthinkable to try to explain to a fanatic that you met a girl, fell in love and prefer to go with her to the cinema instead of participating in another fight."
Former far-right group member
"Since we have a banking union, there needs to be a European solution."
European Economic Commissioner
"Viktor Orbán is not the only populist politician on the continent with burning ambitions and politics that belong in a dark and distant past."
Gauri van Gulik
Europe Director, Amnesty International
""Alone we wouldn't be as successful as we are with the 22 countries together""
Ersilia Vaudo Scarpetta
Chief Diversity Officer, European Space Agency
"It’s mainly due to drinking of water from contaminated, shallow sources. We’ve intensified chlorine spraying in the localised infection centres."
"The external public debt stock increased by Sh42.5 billion ($4,253.0 million) from Sh185 billion ($18,504.5 million) on December 2016 to Sh227 billion ($22,757.4 million) by end of December last year."
"To try to demand from the government in Belgrade to make a choice: whether you are with Russia or you with the West well, it is to step on the same rake as in the Ukrainian crisis"
Russian foreign minister
With the international football tournament just over a week away, France is on the verge of chaos as strikes continue.
The atmosphere was tense between Philippe Martinez and protesters, who say their businesses are suffering because of strikes.
Following a meeting between the government and oil industry representatives, Transport Minister Alain Vidalies said the situation at fuel depots is improving.
Strike action over changes to the French labour law have disrupted many cities across the country.
France has been hit by another day of strikes and protests against controversial labour reforms.
CGT: strikes to continue over labour law reforms More petrol stations run dry Picket action spreads to ports and power plants Government stands firm A fuel crisis in France seems to be getting wors
The boss of French energy firm Total has warned it will "seriously reconsider" its future investment plans in France due to the strikes at its refineries against labour law reform.
The strike over French labour laws has become more entrenched, amid union claims that all of the country’s oil refineries have been affected by…
Thursday’s latest protests against France’s controversial labour reforms drew the most wildly varying turnout estimates yet: 90,000 in Marseille according to the organisers, 3,500 said the…
A French police patrol car came under attack in Paris on Wednesday (May 18), four people have been arrested.
Dozens of people have been arrested on the margins of a protest in Paris over planned labour reforms
Police in Paris have evacuated a protest camp in the city’s Place de la Republique, occupied for 11 consecutive nights by demonstrators demanding
There have been more clashes between police and protesters in Paris during student demonstrations against French labour reforms. Tear gas was used to
Strikes and demonstrations against the Hollande government's plan to reform the country's sacrosanct employment law
A nationwide day of protest in France is causing transport disruptions, with thousands of workers out on the streets
App-based taxi service slapped with huge fine by French court
French police clashed with protesting taxi drivers in Paris on Tuesday, amid a day of major strike action across France.
Riot police officers used
French workers have a history of making heads roll from the boardroom.
The security situation around Calais due to the ongoing migrant crisis was little aided by protesting French ferry workers who again severely
‘Le Foll, your Greece awaits you’ read one protest banner in which French farmers appeared to compare the crisis on the hands of Agriculture Minister