""Whoever conducted the attacks, Russia ultimately bears responsibility for the victims in East Ghouta and countless other Syrians.""
US Secretary of State
"Brexit is going to be pretty bad for the UK but I also think it's going to be pretty bad for Europe"
""The concept of closing the doors to immigrants is repugnant to the concept of America.""
Governor of New York
""Russia I think could initiate hostilities sooner than we expect.""
General Sir Nick Carter
Chief of the General Staff, British Army
""These are useful skills in life, because you never know what you can expect.""
Student, Yevpatoria School
""There are still too many people who are left out of that recovery and acceleration of growth.""
IMF Managing Director
"Give up attempts to solve the existing problems by force."
Russian Foreign Minister
""Inequality is not inevitable, it's not like the weather. It's a policy choice.""
Oxfam’s head of policy on inequality.
the global conversation
“In our school integration and inclusion happen every day. One way is to have Roma language as a working language among children. I think this is the
France and Romania have signed a two-year agreement on the voluntary repatriation of Roma people back to Romania.
French Interior Minister Manuel
A group of Roma have gathered outside the government building in Bucharest to protest against recent Roma expulsions from France.
The future remains uncertain for Roma migrants in France despite government moves to ease restrictions on their access to the job market.
The French government is to make it easier for Roma immigrants to obtain work, without waiting for EU work restrictions to be lifted on people from
The European Commission has warned France that it expects “clear and concrete” measures to be taken to improve the plight of Roma migrants.
The question this week in U-talk is “Why is racism against the Roma still so widespread in Europe?”
The response comes from Jeroen Schokkenbroek
The mayor the Roma have voted as ‘Bulgaria’s friendliest mayor’
Mayor of Kavarna
“When I started my work as a mayor I started to
European governments are under pressure to focus on Roma integration, and Kavarna in Bulgaria is given as one example of where things are