By: BBC News
One of the Guardian‘s most experienced correspondents is missing in Libya, the UK newspaper has said.
Ghaith Abdul-Ahad, an Iraqi, last made contact with the paper on Sunday from near Zawiya, west of Tripoli.
The Guardian has been in contact with Libyan government officials in Tripoli and London to ask for help in the search for him.
The correspondent was travelling with Andrei Netto of the Brazilian newspaper Estado, who is also missing.