The humanitarian situation continues to deteriorate in Libya's capital, Tripoli, due to the armed conflict that started in April between the Libyan National Army (LNA) and the Government of National Accord (GNA).
On Tuesday, UN envoy Staffan de Mistura told reporters that separate talks will be held with major powers this month to discuss the makeup of a committee which will attempt to lead a constitutional reform in Syria.
Investors in Lebanon have stated their interest in contributing to Syria's reconstruction following a reconstruction report released by the UN's ESCWA earlier this month. However, they face a number of hurdles in the country, including international sanctions.
The Syrian Democratic Council, the political arm of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) have announced that it is ready to hold 'unconditional talks' with the head of Syrian regime Bashar al-Assad. This comes after Assad warned that he will use force if territory disputes aren't resolved.
The Norwegian Refugee Council on Internal Displacement has issued its annual report on internal displacement. The report shows that although violence contributed highly to displacement, natural disasters are the primary reasons for displacement.