Quotations in the News

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Posted: Sep 25, 2014 3:13 AM

"There can be no reasoning, no negotiation, with this brand of evil." — President Barack Obama speaking about the Islamic State group at the United Nations.

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"Not since the end of the Second World War have there been so many refugees, displaced people and asylum seekers." — U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon as he opened Wednesday's session.

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"Prison life is eight hours of work per day. Mostly it's been agriculture, like in the dirt, digging around. Other than that, it's isolation, no contact with anyone. But I have been in good health, and no sickness or no hurts." — American Matthew Miller about life in a North Korean prison.