Ali Ibrahim argues that the world cannot seem to focus its attention on more than one crisis at a time. Whilst all the focus is on Gaza right now, he argues that other events in the Middle East are actually more dangerous.
Militant groups have seized the headquarters of the Libyan army's special forces in Benghazi.
Egypt is doubling the staff on the borders between Libya and Tunisia to help Egyptians safely exit Libya.
July 29, 2014
The Canadian government has pulled its diplomatic mission out of Libya because of the country's "unpredictable security environment."
Officials in Libya say a huge fire has spread to a second oil tank in Tripoli.
French authorities have asked for Lebanon's permission to transfer the Lebanese deceased from the Air Algerie plane crash to Paris to conduct DNA testing and compare remains with sample´s taken from victims´ families.
Libyan authorities informed the Egyptian foreign Ministry on Monday that despite earlier reports, no Egyptians were killed in the Tripoli rocket attack reported on Sunday.
July 28, 2014
The international community is calling for an immediate ceasefire in Libya amid growing violence between armed Islamist groups and soldiers loyal to the Libyan government.
Several countries have advised their nationals in Libya to leave the country immediately amid clashes.
July 27, 2014
The United States has withdrawn its embassy staff from Libya following two weeks of increased violence in Tripoli.
Over fifty people have been killed in Libya in the past few days as militia rivalries intensify.
At least two Tunisian soldiers have been killed and six others wounded in a gun battle with militants near the border with Algeria.
July 26, 2014
The United Nations said on Saturday that its experts had located the second black box from the Air Algerie flight that crashed in the West African country of Mali earlier this week.
July 24, 2014
The missing Air Algerie plane has crashed in Niger.
Algeria's national airline says it has lost contact with a passenger plane carrying 116 people.