"Some guys poured fuel on my house and set it alight. The next morning workers were already pulling down my house."
Natalya Tatjana Strezhniova
""This is something that happened in the past, and of course it will happen in the future again.""
Director, Museum of Natural History Vienna & Professor, University of Vienna
""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
Dozens have been killed and thousands of homes have been flattened as the storm rages in the country's central and southern regions.
30,000 people have been evacuated as a powerful typhoon destroys buildings and cuts power.
Typhoon Damrey is reported to have killed at least five people in central and southern Vietnam
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Hundreds of homes have been washed away in flooding and landslides in the north of the country
At least once person has died in storm Talas.
At least two people have died in a tropical storm that has hit both China and Vietnam.
The two countries are dealing with the aftermath of Storm
Pacific rim countries move forward with the TPP free trade pact, but the US confirms it will not return to the partnership.
Kim Phuc Phan Thi, known to many as "Napalm Girl", has scars treated by laser surgeon in Miami
54-year-old Ma Van Nhat from Vietnam was finally cured of an 18-year-long pain in his side when doctors removed a pair of surgical forceps from his
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Thousands of people hit the streets of Hanoi on Sunday to celebrate the annual Viet Pride parade and rally for human rights.
The US president expresses "significant concern" over freedom of speech in Vietnam as a number of activists are prevented from meeting him.
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More than 30,000 people took part in a military parade in the Vietnamese capital of Hanoi on 2 September to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the
US Secretary of State John Kerry has praised the warming of relations with Vietnam twenty years after ties were established while also urging the