Libya: Sanctions lifted
The UN removes sanctions on Tripoli imposed in 1992.
Zimbabwe: Police close newspaper
The private Daily News, usually critical of the government, has been shut down.
Venezuela: Petition ruled invalid
Ruling sets back efforts to demands a referendum on the President's rule.
Mexico: WTO meeting stalls
Debate over farming subsidies between rich and poor nations locks up conference. Also: WTO has accepted new members Cambodia and Nepal.
Sweden: Protests in Stockholm against violence that killed foreign minister
UK: Airport closed and suspicious vehicle detonated in security situation
Croatia: Slovenia sends ambassador to settle border disputes