"What we're trying to do is provide the solid data, together with the satellites, that will tell us how the atmosphere is changing"
Head of Ozone Group, Deutscher Wetterdienst
"This study shows how governments in Europe ... are fuelling dangerous climate change and air pollution with taxpayers’ money.""
Overseas Development Institute
"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
"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,”"
Watch Euronews live stream
Relentless violence and relentless diplomacy continue as Syria sinks further into chaos.
A large plume of smoke seen rising into the sky above Homs
After bombarding Homs for the last 13 days, Syrian government forces have now launched an offensive against the country’s fourth largest city of
The Syrian regime is determined to re-establish security, according to reports quoting the state news agency, as the army again renews its
As violence continues to claim lives in Syria Russia has dismissed a fresh Arab initiative at the UN to end the bloodshed.
The latest unverified
Friday’s bomb blasts in Aleppo, Syria’s relatively middle-class commercial hub, which killed at least 28 people, have raised a storm of
Syrian tanks have again attacked the central city of Homs.
Rebels say more than four hundred and fifty people have died in a week-long onslaught
The upsurge in violence in Syria has spread to the northern city of Aleppo, where soldiers and civilians have been killed in separate explosions
Syrian government troops have unleashed a fresh assault on the city of Homs, ignoring Western pleas to halt the violence.
In Syria, the heavy bombardment of opposition-held neighbourhoods in Homs is reportedly continuing.
Activists say government armoured vehicles are
The plight of people in the Syrian city of Homs became all the more grave after yesterday sustaining some of the most intense shelling yet by the
Reports from the Syrian city of Homs said a hospital has been hit, as government forces step up one of the fiercest bombardments yet on several
Syrian government troops have killed more than 250 people in the city of Homs, opposition activists said.
They said shelling started on Friday and
Soldiers loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad have reportedly beaten back some rebels advancing on the capital. But fierce street fighting
The head of the Arab League monitoring mission in Syria says that violence has escalated significantly over the last three days.
Dozens of deaths
Despite the troop presence in some areas around Damascus, Syria’s anti-government uprising looks to be creeping nearer the capital.
In some towns
The head of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent has been shot dead on the road to Damascus.
The International Committee of the Red Cross says his vehicle
In the latest show of strength against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, demonstrators have taken to the streets in support of military defectors who
The Arab League is finding conflict observation a tough task. The organisation’s first attempts in Syria are fraying at the edges. One observer has
Watch Euronews live stream