There may be some delays and temporary closures at border crossings.We recommend checking the situation at the border immediately before intended travel.There is a very high threat of terrorist attacks and of kidnap against foreigners in Libya.
But the political and security situation remains volatile and full scale military operations involving small arms, tanks, artillery and aircraft are ongoing in several areas.
There is a high risk of being caught in indiscriminate gunfire or shelling, including air strikes, in all areas where the fighting has spread.
We advise Irish citizens in Libya to leave immediately by commercial means.
A limited number of flights may be operating from Misrata and Maitega airports.
Be sensitive to local customs, traditions and practices as your behaviour may be seen as improper, hostile or may even be illegal.