Qaddafi and Berlusconi are set to discuss energy and immigration deals, but a colonial past overhangs the meetings.
For 9-year-old Suleiman, childhood in Tripoli means a disappearing dad and a mom who tells stories that burn his young ears.
A year after being released from prison in Libya, where courts had accused them infecting children with HIV, five nurses face tough living at home.
Readers write about bringing 'change' to America, how the media report on Taiwan, and the causes of a Liberian conflict.
President Sarkozy's launches his project Sunday of building a 44-state union in the region.