"Kurds believe they are worse off as part of Iraq."
research fellow at LSE's Middle East Centre
"Teníamos ganas de oír a la gente respirar aire nuevo y reír todos juntos"
"The huge amount of spatial debris that is generated is a real problem for active satellites."
Italian Space Agency
""It was the start of the conquest of space by the Soviets, which nobody was expecting""
Former ESA Director of Science
"We need new initiatives at the European level to deepen the functioning of the monetary union."
Vice- President, ECB
"I agree with the Trump policy about putting additional requests to China, because China can do more."
Former US Secretary of State
"France and Germany shouldn't be bullying the other 26."
MEP, Christian Democrats
"The tradition comes from the shepherds, who cooked their meat with dasarashi, between two slates."
Chef, Gabala Khanlar
the global conversation
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