Watch: Repubblika files application requesting Panama Papers inquiry

Non-governmental organisation Repubblika filed a court application demanding an inquiry into the Panama Papers, on Friday.

In a statement the NGO said that it listed several legal provisions which they were alleging that were breached by the Prime Minister’s Chief of Staff Keith Schembri and Minister Konrad Mizzi.

The NGO explained that the information on which they based their application is available in the public domain, saying that it was first slain journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia who started writing about what later became known as the Panama Papers, as well as the reports which were drawn up by the Financial and Intelligence Analysis Unit, and the revelations as a result of the investigations by the Daphne Project.

The civil society organisation referred to Busuttil’s application earlier on, saying that the former Opposition Leader Simon Busuttil “is wearing the mantle”

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