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Tunisia resort attack, June 26, 2015

Tunisian official says beach resort gunman trained in Libya at the same time as attackers who targeted Bardo museum in March - @AP

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European Union

Libya says in talks with EU over migrants sovereignty is a key issue - @Reuters

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Fight against Islamic State militants

Dozens of Islamic State fighters killed in Libya in eastern city of Derna, Libyan news agency Lana reports - @AFP

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Bengazi, Benghazi, LY

5 Libyan troops killed by mortar fire in Benghazi, medical sources say - @Reuters

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Libya

Tunisia to close its consular operations in Libya after kidnapping of its diplomats, foreign minister says - @Reuters

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Libya

Tunisia consular staff kidnapped in Libya last week freed and back in Tunisia, foreign minister says - @Reuters

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US consulate attacked in Benghazi, Libya, Sept. 11, 2012

Report: Former Hillary Clinton aide Sidney Blumenthal did not write or know source of Libya intelligence he passed to Clinton, Blumenthal told House Benghazi investigators, sources say - @politico

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Libya regional tensions

Official: 3 kidnapped Tunisian consular staff freed in Libya - @Reuters

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US consulate attacked in Benghazi, Libya, Sept. 11, 2012

Photo: Sidney Blumenthal arrives to testify before a closed-door session of the House panel investigating the 2012 Benghazi attacks; Blumenthal has served as an adviser to Hillary Clinton and is expected to answer questions about frequent emails he sent to her about Libya while she was secretary of state - @jonallendc

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Kidnapping at Algerian BP facility 2013

Pentagon: Initial assessment indicates Mokhtar Belmokhtar, militant who orchestrated deadly 2013 siege of Algerian gas compound, dead after US airstrike in Libya - @WSJBreaking

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Kidnapping at Algerian BP facility 2013

Editor's note: US officials have confirmed that Islamist militant Mokhtar Belmokhtar and 'a number' of other Libyan terrorists were the target of an air strike in Libya. Despite reports, officials have not yet confirmed any fatalities. - Jillian

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Libya regional tensions

US launches airstrike on al-Qaida operative in Libya charged in leading attack on gas plant - @AP

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Libya

#BREAKING: #Libya's recognized govt says Algerian militant Belmokhtar was killed in US air strike in Libya - @AlArabiya_Eng

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Libya regional tensions

US military conducts 'counterterrorism strike' against al-Qaida-associated militant in Libya, Defense Department says - @Reuters

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Libya regional tensions

More: Tunisia's government says armed group stormed consulate in Tripoli, kidnapped 10 staff; minister says contact has been made with captors - @Reuters

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Libya regional tensions

National Libyan Army takes control of two towns near Tunisian border - @AlArabiya_Eng

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Fight against Islamic State militants

Islamic State posts photos on social media that appear to show it has blown up 2 warplanes at seized Libyan air base near Sirte - @Reuters

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Fight against Islamic State militants

Islamic State group claims capture of Libya's Sirte, SITE Intelligence Group says - @AFP

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Libya

Libya's elected parliament refuses UN proposal to form unity government, bans its delegates from traveling to Germany for further talks - @Reuters

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Mediterranean migrant boat crisis

Germany's Chancellor Merkel says 'we need to have a proper government in Libya' as refugee crisis deepens

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