""Priority must be given to the rescue of human lives and then the immediate docking at a safe port.""
Communications Officer, UNHCR
"I hope that one day I, my family and all displaced Syrians will be able to return to our homeland freely and independently."
""His effots have led to other countries taking up Operation ENABLE and later this year there will be a pan-European operation.""
European Traffic Police Network
"It is too early to say North Korea government is starting to play games with America and Chinese government."
Director of the Korean Peninsula Centre at Peking University
""This standoff shows how Europe has lost its moral compass in the Mediterranean""
Head of MSF Emergency Desk
""People have continued to come and die in this tense kind of limbo where the EU itself cannot reach a united policy""
World news editor, The Daily Beast
""When we put our foot on the pedal, we go all the way""
Russian national coach
""All the hard work of actually negotiating the details, all of that has been pushed until later""
International Crisis Group
The activist was stopped by Vatican police before she could snatch baby Jesus away.
The Pope condemns what he calls "outdated model of development" & reiterates support for two-state solution to Israeli conflict
Law became a central figure in the worst crisis to hit the Roman Catholic Church in America - the alleged cover-up by church officials of sexual abuse of children by priests.
A giant evergreen conifer is delivered to The Vatican as a gift to Pope Francis.
Helping the needy and neglected is one way of obtaining a “passport to paradise, Pope Francis has said.
Celebrating Sunday mass, the head of the
Pope Francis visited a US military cemetery and the site of a Nazi massacre in Rome
Australia's top Catholic cleric is facing charges of historic sex abuse.
Italian journalist claims to have uncovered documents linking the Vatican to girl's disappearance
With the FARC's 50-year guerilla war seemingly at an end, Pope Francis visits Colombia.
The senior adviser to Pope Francis denies historic allegations in his native Australia
Water reserves in Rome are so low that local authorities said they may be forced to introduce water rationing, by closing household taps for as long as eight hours a day.
Pope Francis is showing solidarity as Rome faces the prospect of water rationing
Cardinal George Pell
High-ranking Vatican official Cardinal George Pell asserts his innocence as he is charged with multiple, historical sex crimes.
Pope's chief financial adviser -- Australia's most senior Catholic -- charged with multiple sexual assault charges.
Trump says meeting pope 'honour of a lifetime'
The pair have clashed over several issues in the past including migration, rampant capitalism and global warming.
The world’s oldest standing army has 40 new members after a Swiss Guard swearing-in ceremony at the Vatican.
Catholics in Egypt make up less than 1% of the population, but Pope Francis wants to strengthen dialogue between religions.
Pope Francis' surprise TED talk carries a message of warning to the powerful.