""She has dedicated her life to improving the situation of people with intellectual disabilities and their parents in Lithuania and elsewhere.""Angelika Hild
"The bigger problem comes if the EC’s flawed approach becomes the basis for new global rules and norms around digital trade"Nigel Cory
Information Technology and Innovation Foundation
"Savita died because religious objections were given more value than her life."Shannon Kowalski and Susan Wood
International Women’s Health Coalition
""God willing, next year we will celebrate this event again, hoping that the reconstruction of the city will have progressed.""Najim al-Jibouri
Military Commander in Mosul
"“The substance is very stable. It can be washed away by rain, it can evaporate under the sun. But it won’t decompose.""Vladimir Uglev
""If we want the best for our children, we need to want the best for all our teachers too.""Małgorzata Kulesza
Teacher in Poland
"People in Europe worry about migration for sure. But their attitudes to it are complex and open to change"Benjamin Ward
Deputy Europe and Central Asia Director, Human Rights Watch
"If there is peace between Ethiopian and Eritrean people, the horn of Africa region will be a region of peace and development."
The organisation says an immediate halt in fighting is imperative to allow aid deliveries, amid reports dozens have died this week in heavy air strikes.
The market in Syria's largest city still has no water, electricity or telephone lines.
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says the United States cannot repeat past mistakes and won't pull out of Syria prematurely.
US companies supply more than half of the world's weapons.
Houthi forces see major victory in death of former ally.
Approximately 1,000 soldiers took part in a reconstruction in South Moravia.
Bosnia and Herzegovina
People are still being killed by landmines in Europe 20 years since they were banned in many countries around the world.
The suicide of a convicted war criminal has highlighted the dominance of nationalist narratives in Croatian politics and media.
The North Korean military in numbers
At least 23 people have been killed by airstrikes in Eastern Ghouta as Syrian government forces intensify their efforts to retake the rebel stronghold.
The international community is sending a dangerous message to despots, dictators and terrorists the world over: stamping out chemical warfare is not a priority, writes Hamish de Bretton-Gordon
The flights carrying medical supplies and aid workers are the first allowed in nearly three weeks, since a blockade imposed on the war-torn country sparked an international outcry.
Ukraine's Eastern region of Donbas has suffered war since 2014, but the region is also home to come hidden touristic treasures
French president Emmanuel Macron lays a wreath before the tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Paris to commemorate the 99th anniversary of the end of World War One.
Rebel fighters backed by Turkey have launched a major military operation in Syria’s north-western Idlib province.
The offensive is led by the Free
The solo exhibition by American artist Jenny Holzer includes testimonies from British veterans who fought in recent global conflicts
Videos showing what "war bags" contain are growing in popularity in South Korea
'Ether', by award-winning Krzysztof Zanussi, is in production in Ukraine.
I wanted make an impact if only for one patient at a time
The Queen has a speech ready in case World War 3 breaks out and it's still as relevant now as the day it was written 30 years ago