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Malta's Muscat exits under journalist murder cloud

Malta's Muscat exits under journalist murder cloud

Malta's Prime Minister Joseph Muscat, dogged by accusations of hampering justice for a murdered reporter, was to make his farewell speech Friday ahead of a party vote on his successor.

Malta PM holds emergency talks as pressure to quit mounts

Malta PM holds emergency talks as pressure to quit mounts

Malta's prime minister convened an emergency meeting Sunday as pressure mounted for him to quit over his handling of the murder probe of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia.

Malta prime minister expected to quit in crisis over journalist murder

Malta prime minister expected to quit in crisis over journalist murder

Malta's Prime Minister Joseph Muscat has told associates he plans to resign over the political and legal crisis stemming from the murder of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia, the Times of Malta reported on Friday.

Suspect in Malta journalist's murder wants deal before talking

Suspect in Malta journalist's murder wants deal before talking

The main suspect in the murder of investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia wants a pardon before he tells all he knows about the killing, sources close to the investigation told AFP.

Malta police arrest businessman Fenech in journalist murder case

Malta police arrest businessman Fenech in journalist murder case

Malta police arrested one of the country's most prominent businessmen on Wednesday in connection with an investigation into the murder of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia, two sources said.

Malta police identify suspected journalist murder masterminds

Malta police identify suspected journalist murder masterminds

Investigators have identified a group of at least three Maltese nationals who they believe masterminded the killing of anti-corruption journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia 13 months ago, The Sunday Times of Malta reported on Sunday.

European Parliament urges EU probe of Malta after journalist killed

European Parliament urges EU probe of Malta after journalist killed

EU lawmakers urged the European Commission on Wednesday to investigate Malta's adherence to the rule of law, in a move that could lead to sanctions following the murder of a campaigning journalist that has rocked the tiny Mediterranean island.

EU calls on Malta to find journalist's "barbarous" killers

EU calls on Malta to find journalist's "barbarous" killers

The European Union vowed to ensure that Malta finds the "barbarous” assassins of a journalist being buried there on Friday and to resolve "potential structural problems” with the rule of law on the island.

Malta pays respects to slain journalist at mass

Malta pays respects to slain journalist at mass

Politicians and dignitaries paid their respects on Monday at a mass for slain Maltese journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia -- though her family, which has accused the establishment of complicity in her death, was notably absent.

Malta protesters demand justice over journalist's murder

Malta protesters demand justice over journalist's murder

Protesters held placards calling on authorities to uphold the rule of law after Caruana Galizia, 53, was killed by a car bomb just metres from her home in the village of Bidnija on October 16.

Maltese prime minister promises reward to uncover journalist killer

Maltese prime minister promises reward to uncover journalist killer

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat offered on Wednesday a major reward to anyone with information about the killing of prominent journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia, saying no expense would be spared in solving the crime.

Maltese journalist's son says she was murdered for exposing corruption

Maltese journalist's son says she was murdered for exposing corruption

The son of Malta's best-known investigative journalist said on Tuesday his mother was killed by a car bomb because of her work exposing political corruption, as hundreds of people held a demonstration to demand justice.