Maldives: Presidential speech sparks another riot
A second protest shook Male over the weekend.
Denmark: Power outage strikes Copenhagen
Electricity was out as far away as Stockholm, Sweden.
France: President addresses UN, insists on multilateral force in Iraq
Chirac says American action in Iraq "undermined the multilateral system."
Bolivia: Protests against exporting gas through Chile become violent
Four deaths and an attack on a Chilean bus have left the country unstable.
Ivory Coast: Rebels withdraw from peace deal
Pointing to presidential shortcomings in the peace deal, the rebels backed out of a shared government and disarmament deal.