"Here is another example of insincerity and hypocrisy of the EU. The President of the European Parliament shared topics that were not said to my face. Appalled that the person who represents the European peoples distorts the content of the meeting," Turkish Foreig Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu said in a social media post in a response to Sassoli's remarks related to the meeting.
Disturbing video has been unearthed showing angry villagers hacking an elephant to death in Kenya. In the video, which began circulating on Twitter Monday, a gang of men armed with machetes and axes can be seen slashing the injured animal as it lies on the ground.