""He's from a family that is so tight, that works so hard to raise their children correctly. It's just horrible.""
""Currently, more than 180 children are held in detention without having been convicted. Under the occupation, children can be held for one and a half years before their case goes to trial.""
Marsha de Cordova
British Labour MP
"There is a risk that Putin will read congratulatory messages from Western leaders like European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and US President Donald Trump as a plea for a return to business as usual."
Director of Foreign Policy, Centre for European Reform
""A powerful explosion rocked this area and right after that I saw many people running away.""
"“Every girl who speaks is paving the way for another.”"
Former Playboy model
"“Instead of engaging on the substantive concern, Russia has sought to confuse the picture with at best misleading procedural arguments.""
UK Ambassador to UN Conference on Disarmament
""The dark arts have arrived in full force online.""
US Democratic Congressman
"I won't be throwing fish anywhere."
Residents living along the New Jersey coast are returning to devastated homes and communities after the area was one of the worst hit by Superstorm
Getting back to normal after the devastation caused by the mammoth storm Sandy is going to be a long and arduous journey. But for the people of New
The US president got close to the people in New Jersey hardest hit by the superstorm Sandy.
Barack Obama went to Brigantine near Atlantic City
After the storm, the focus is on taking stock of the damage in New York.
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Having been knocked onto its knees, the east coast of the United States must now get back on its feet.
But that will be easier said than done
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The announcement comes as lower Manhattan
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President Barack Obama cancelled
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Hurricane Isaac, which was downgraded to a tropical depression 19 hours after making landfall, drove water over a levee in a lightly populated part
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They had tried to sit out the storm but Hurricane Isaac had the final word, forcing thousands of Louisiana residents to flee their homes because of
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Winds hit speeds of up to
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All eyes are on the
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It is expected to reach land on
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