Justice Minister fields questions in joint EP committee meeting on Daphne’s murder, corruption

Justice Minister Owen Bonnici today fielded several questions by EP committee members from the civil liberties and justice group (LIBE) as well as the anti-money laundering group (PANA) about the murder of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia as well as the state of the rule of law in Malta.

Earlier this year, a mission came to Malta from the EP in order to assess the rule of law following the brutal assassination on 16 October 2017.

The mission highlighted various shortcomings such as a lack of police investigations following the Panama Papers revelations, leaked Financial Intelligence Analysis Unit (FIAU) detailing wrongdoing by

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