"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
"There’s one thing architects and politicians have in common: they both love big, expensive projects."
"There is no war in Senegal. But when you wake up in the morning and you have nothing to eat, this, too, is a kind of daily battle."
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Rebel Serb leader Goran Hadzic has arrived in Belgrade after being granted temporary release on medical grounds by the International Criminal
A Serbian politician, charged with war crimes, has been ordered to return to The Hague for allegedly breaching the terms of his compassionate
Hague Court rules that both Croatia and Serbia committed crimes during breakup of Yugoslavia but they did not amount to genocide
The International Court of Justice in the Hague (ICJ) will today hand down its ruling on duel claims of genocide by Croatia and Serbia dating back
The UN war crime tribunal (ICTY)in the Hague has upheld sentences of five men convicted over the 1995 Srebrenica massacre. They had been appealing
A senior Ugandan rebel commander wanted for war crimes has been flown out of the country on his way to The Hague to stand trial. Dominic Ongwen
The decision to drop charges against Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta marks one of the International Criminal Court’s (ICC) largest setbacks. The
War crimes prosecutors have dropped charges against Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta. He had been indicted for crimes against humanity for fomenting
Prosecutors in the Hague are winding up their case against the former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic, who is standing trial for genocide.
Prosecutors are calling for former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic to receive a life sentence for his role in the 1995 Srebrenica
Shareholders in the now defunct Russian oil company Yukos have been awarded 50 billion dollars in damages, the largest compensation to date.
Russia has been ordered to pay $50 bn in damages to shareholderes in the defunct investor-owned oil company Yukos.
The Court of Arbitration in the
The Dutch state is partially responsible for the death of 300 Bosnian Muslims during the Srebrenica massacre of 1995. That is the landmark verdict
Following a 22 million euro renovation and expansion project, the Mauritshuis Museum (Maurice House) in the Hague is once again open to
US tension with Russia will not have eased any, with remarks made by President Barack Obama at the close of a nuclear security summit in the
Ukraine’s acting foreign minister, attending the international security meeting at The Hague has met with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov. It
The start of Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta’s trial for crimes against humanity has been
postponed until Feb. 5, the International Criminal Court
The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for 2013.
What does it do?
The OPCW is an
The former Liberian President Charles Taylor has lost his appeal against a 50-year jail term for war crimes at a special UN-backed tribunal in The
Kenya’s vice-president William Ruto has denied orchestrating post-election violence in 2007.
Ruto, appearing at the International Criminal Court