"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
"This study shows how governments in Europe ... are fuelling dangerous climate change and air pollution with taxpayers’ money.""
Overseas Development Institute
"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,”"
"Sound needs to endure"
Music Director, Berlin Staatsoper
Dunkirk - Harry Styles' movie debut opens worldwide
The discovery of a second world bomb has prompted a partial evacuation of the city of Bialystock, in Poland.
The 500kg bomb was discovered on a
Denmark's Crown Prince officially opened the Tirpitz Museum on Thursday
A kindergarten near Frankfurt was evacuated today after a child found a World War Two bomb, and brought it to class
The Russian president laid a wreath at the Tomb of Unknown Soldier in Moscow
Behind a secret door concealed behind a sliding bookcase in a suburb of Buenos Aires, Argentinian police discovered a huge hoard of Nazi relics, some
The tomb of General de Gaulle, one of France’s most revered figures, has been vandalised.
CCTV captured the moment a man climbed onto the former
Moscow has marked Victory Day with shows of strength from both civilians and the armed forces.
There have been scuffles between activists and police at a march in the Ukrainian capital marking the end of the Second World War.
The event, held every year on May 9, is an annual fixture designed to commemorate the Soviet Union’s victory over the Nazis in the Second World War.
The end of WWII marked across Europe
At least 50,000 people have been forced to evacuate their homes in the German city of Hannover – so that several World War Two bombs can be defused.
Around 50-thousand people are being evacuated in the German city of Hanover on Sunday, so that World War Two bombs can be defused.
Seventy years after the end of the Second World War, Russia and Japan have their eyes firmly on the rewards of peace as they negotiate a mutually
The anniversary of the liberation of the Dachau Nazi concentration camp in Germany is being marked.
Israel came to a standstill on Monday as a two-minute siren wailed in remembrance of the Holocaust's six million victims.
Thousands of people took to the streets of Budapest for the ‘March of the Living’ – an event to commemorate the 550,000 Hungarian Jews killed in the Holocaust.
A diary written by a 28-year-old John F. Kennedy comes up for auction on the 100th anniversary of his birth
Polish authorities say they will seek the arrest and extradition of a US citizen suspected of committing crimes against humanity during the Second World War.
A Danish 14-year-old has unearthed a German warplane from the Second World War while working on a school history project.