David Cameron under fire over ‘paltry’ £50,000 aid to Libya

PM arrives in Doha, Qatar

The government has come under attack over its role in tackling the growing humanitarian crisis in Libya after figures were released showing that the Department for International Development has earmarked just £50,000 in aid for this financial year, despite international calls for an urgent response, to avoid food and medicine stocks running out.

Banker denies wrongdoing

A parking ticket

A London banker hired by Libya to manage more than $800m is being sued over claims he misappropriated assets the country had invested before the revolution to support a lavish lifestyle.