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PR221392en

14/10/2022

PRESS RELEASE BY THE GOVERNMENT OF MALTA

Prime Minister Robert Abela noted today's Criminal Court judgement, where another two individuals were found guilty of the homicide of Daphne Caruana Galizia and were each condemned to forty years imprisonment.

 

This is an important step forward, to deliver justice in a case that represents a dark chapter in Malta's history.

 

Following today's judgement, there are now three individuals found guilty of this homicide who have been condemned to imprisonment. Another three individuals are awaiting trial.

 

The prime minister reiterates the government's commitment to deliver full justice to the Caruana Galizia family, and to the Maltese people.

 

The prime minister conveys his appreciation to all the authorities who have already worked hard and who will continue to work on this case.

 

The government will continue to support these authorities as they carry out their duties.

 

In parallel, the government will continue implementing important reforms to strengthen further the rule of law principles and democracy in Malta.​