The British Embassy in Libya is to temporarily withdraw a small number of staff because of "ongoing political uncertainty, the Foreign Office said today in a statement.
"Given the security implications of the ongoing political uncertainty, the British Embassy is temporarily withdrawing a small number of staff," the statement said, and added that the embassy would continue to operate as usual.
The FCO have also updated their travel advisories for Libya:
The FCO advise against all travel to parts of the country.
The FCO advise against all but essential travel to parts of the country.
The FCO advise against all but essential travel to Tripoli, Zuwara, Az Zawiya, al Khums, Zlitan and Misrata, and to the coastal towns from Ras Lanuf to the Egyptian Border, with the exception of Benghazi. The FCO advise against all travel to all other parts of Libya, including Benghazi.
More top news
Bodies are being buried in backyards and overwhelming morgues as officials try to find another plot of land to lay them to rest.
Authorities have warned that the death toll is likely to rise as much of the building is yet to be searched.
The PM will sound out the possibility of new free trade agreements with Gulf states for once the UK has left the EU.