"America doesn’t need to fear and shun the world to have a distinct identity. It can be proud and confident while also using the structures we have built to rally others to our cause and advance our interests."Daniel B. Shapiro
Distinguished Visiting Fellow at the Inst. for National Security Studies in Tel Aviv, former U.S. Ambassador to Israel
"Affording a few established international organizations observer status at the United Nations is no longer enough."Dr. Jennifer Clinton
President and CEO of Cultural Vistas
"What makes us ‘naturally’ better parents is not our sex, but the time we spend alone looking after our babies."David Freed
Author, Dads Don't Babysit: Towards Equal Parenting
"What if the liberal wave – no more than two-three decades old – has peaked? What if the Third Way of the 1990s is coming to its end (nothing lasts for ever) and Europe is entering a new era in which left-liberalism will be just one way of doing politics among many?"György Schöpflin
MEP for Hungary (Fidesz)
""Iran holds regional terror sponsors and their US masters accountable"."Javad Zarif
Iranian Foreign Minister
""The average life expectancy is 66 and a half, so we have 40 percent of men who won't survive until retirement.""Nikolai Levshitz
"The compact largely ignores refugees’ labour rights. The omission risks turning refugees into cheap and unprotected labour for private enterprises and large transnational corporations."Behzad Yaghmaian
Professor of political economy, Ramapo College of New Jersey
"It should become clear to all that the continuing, systemic and vicious attacks on Polish courts and their judges are bound to produce consequences beyond Polish borders and constitute a clear and present danger to the EU legal system as a whole. This is no time for further dialogue or half measures."Laurent Pech / Patryk Wachowiec
Laurent Pech is Professor of European Law, Patryk Wachowiec is Legal Analyst
The fighting around the Houthi-controlled port has claimed at least 280 lives
Fighting intensifies around strategic port in Yemen
UN says negotiations are "well advanced" with Houthis to take over main entry point for humanitarian aid.
Yemenis headed for Eid al-Fitr prayers on Friday, June 15, amid heavy security as the outskirts of country's main port city saw a battle the United Nations fears could trigger a famine imperilling millions of lives.
Fears over massive civilian casualties, and a breakdown in aid supplies if latest Arab coalition offensive against Houthis' main port goes unchecked.
Massive loss of life feared if ground offensive goes ahead, with the port the main point of entry for aid for the entire country.
It comes as diplomatic avenues fail, ahead of an expected battle between Arab coalition and Houthi rebels
90% of food supplies pass through Hodeidah
Saleh al-Samad was senior political leader
Artist Ahmed Jahaf lives in Sanaa and uses to his work to raise international awareness of the what is happening in his country
Fire at the Houthi-controlled Yemeni port of Hodeidah has engulfed warehouses filled with vital aid and food supplies.
After two days of fighting, separatists have taken control of Aden, confining the government to the presidential palace.
Fierce fighting between separatists and forces loyal to the president have led to many deaths
Amid fresh violence in Yemen, Russia calls for dialogue to resolve what the UN says is currently 'the worst man-made humanitarian crisis'.
Houthi forces see major victory in death of former ally.
There is calm on the streets of Yemen after a night of bombing by the Saudi-led coalition
Euronews got reaction from a reporter who was the first foreign journalist to interview Saleh after he stepped down as leader in 2012
Divisions in Yemen become more entrenched as the death of ex-president Saleh boosts Houthis fortunes but is a bitter blow to the Saudi-led bloc
Saudi-led air strikes have targeted several locations in the war-torn country.
The Saudi-led coalition in Yemen has welcomed an offer of talks from its historic foe, the country's former president Ali Abdullah Saleh.