TMID Editorial: Rule of law – Downplaying problems is not the answer

In the latest chapter from a government in denial, Prime Minister Joseph Muscat yesterday tried to downplay the events that we witnessed last week, when a cross party EP delegation came to Malta on a rule of law fact-finding mission.

Speaking at a party activity in Mellieha Muscat insisted that Malta has a good relationship with the EU and only has a problem with a “particular group of people in the EP.”

The PM conveniently forgot that an overwhelming majority in the EP last month called on his government to launch an inquiry into the panama papers inquiry

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