"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
Haitians are paying tribute to their deceased loved ones during Day of Dead celebrations.
UN peacekeeping mission in Haiti is set to leave the country
Anger over Haiti's budget have led to the biggest demonstrations against President Hovenel Moise since he took office this year
Migrants are pouring over the boarder away from the US into Canada
The United Nations Security Council votes unanimously for the scandal-struck Haiti peacekeeper mission to come to an end.
At least 38 people have been killed and a dozen more injured in northern Haiti when a bus drove into pedestrians while fleeing from a separate accident.
The former Haitian president Rene Preval has died at the age of 74.
Dressed as dragons and dancing in the streets, thousands of Haitians celebrated the opening of the country’s Carnival on Sunday (February 19) in the commune of…
An electoral tribunal in Haiti has confirmed businessman Jovenel Moise as the country's new president
United Nations Secretary-General Ban-ki Moon has profoundly apologized for the world body’s role in the Island nation’s cholera outbreak, saying he “deeply regrets” the suffering and loss of…
Provisional results suggest Jovenel Moise has won the presidential election in Haiti.
The political novice has won a majority in the first round, avoiding a second round runoff.
Counting is under way in Haiti’s long delayed election.
Haitians are heading to the polls in a long-delayed presidential election.
The country has been struggling with cholera since it was first brought in accidently in 2010 by UN peacekeepers
When Hurricane Matthew hit Haiti a month ago, it didn’t discriminate – destroying everything in its path.
More than 170 inmates have escaped a jail in Haiti following a mass break out.
Humanitarian agencies still assess the needs of people in Haiti following Hurricane Matthew.
The maternity unit at Beaumont hospital in Grand’ Anse, Haiti, lies in ruin.
A Dutch ship with 35 tons of aid is unable to dock in Haiti as huge crowds make landing impossible
As Haiti is hit by food shortages and disease in the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew, UN Secretary General promises more aid.