Sonia Gallego

Sonia Gallego

Somalia

Eritrean leader seeks closer ties in visit to Somalia

The two nations agreed to restore ties in July, ending 15 years of hostilities in the volatile region.

Eritrean leader seeks closer ties in visit to Somalia

Europe

UK: Anger over terrorism conviction for "Stansted 15' activists

Anti-deportation activists' conviction for alleged terrorism offences puts UK's human rights record under spotlight.

UK: Anger over terrorism conviction for "Stansted 15' activists

Europe

Italy: Rise of far right fueling anti-migrant attacks

Racist politics blamed for an increase in violence against migrants and refugees in the country.

Italy: Rise of far right fueling anti-migrant attacks

Europe

Italy on collision course with European Union over budget crisis

The European Commission wants Italy to revise its budget - seen as an unprecedented move with regard to an EU member.

Italy on collision course with European Union over budget crisis

Europe

Ukraine filmmaker jailed in Russia wins EU rights award

The European Parliament has awarded its annual Sakharov Prize to Oleg Sentsov.

Ukraine filmmaker jailed in Russia wins EU rights award

Europe

Erdogan in Germany brings hope for better diplomatic relations

'Milestone' meeting between Turkey's President Erdogan and German Chancellor Merkel may improve diplomatic relations.

Erdogan in Germany brings hope for better diplomatic relations

France

France unveils 'new battle' against poverty

$9bn will be invested to create long-term opportunities and jobs for people, to pull them out of poverty within the decade.

France unveils 'new battle' against poverty

Europe

Kosovo-Serbia land swap may reignite tensions in Balkans

Serbia and Kosovo are considering a land swap deal, 20 years after a war between the two.

Kosovo-Serbia land swap may reignite tensions in Balkans

Middle East

Yearning for the flavours of home: Syrian refugees' Eid in Turkey

About 20,000 Syrians are reported to have returned home for the holidays but many simply can not do that.

Yearning for the flavours of home: Syrian refugees' Eid in Turkey

Middle East

Turks' woes over currency crisis: 'It is a kind of Cold War'

Turkish business owners rattled as devaluation of lira against US dollar affects sales.

Turks' woes over currency crisis: 'It is a kind of Cold War'

Europe

Is Islamophobia becoming more acceptable in UK politics?

Former British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson's remarks about Muslim women who wear face veils has triggered both criticism and praise.

Is Islamophobia becoming more acceptable in UK politics?

Europe

Switzerland mudslide: Alpine town caught in deluge

A flash flood in the alpine town of Chamoson caught residents and passers-by by complete surprise.

Switzerland mudslide: Alpine town caught in deluge