Justice Minister fields questions in joint EP committee meeting on …

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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