Fake Libyan dinar, printed in Russia, fund Haftar’s military

More than a billion dollars worth of new banknotes found in two shipping containers a couple of months ago were yet another sign of Russia’s influence in Libya. The cash stash found on the Mediterranean island of Malta was en route from the printing works in Moscow to renegade military commander Khalifa Haftar’s forces in … Read more Fake Libyan dinar, printed in Russia, fund Haftar’s military

Rescued migrants attempt suicide on board Ocean Viking

A humanitarian ship in the Mediterranean has declared a state of emergency. Crew members on board the Ocean Viking say they can no longer guarantee the safety of the 180 migrants and refugees they’ve rescued. Many are dangerously distressed as Italy and Malta continue to refuse to let the ship dock. Al Jazeera’s Charlotte Bellis … Read more Rescued migrants attempt suicide on board Ocean Viking

Malta: Migrants accuse authorities of blocking ships

Authorities on the Mediterranean island of Malta are being accused of violating international law. Footage has been released showing Maltese armed forces actively preventing a vessel with 101 people on board coming into port. Al Jazeera’s Sonia Gallego reports. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – Find us on … Read more Malta: Migrants accuse authorities of blocking ships

France opens probe into Maltese journalist’s murder

To determine if any link between French financial dealings and corruption in Malta, French justice officials have opened an investigation in connection with the 2017 murder of Maltese journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia. The family of Caruana Galizia have filed a complaint in France, asking for prosecutors to take a closer look at Jorgen Fenech, in … Read more France opens probe into Maltese journalist’s murder

Murder in Malta: Daphne Caruana Galizia’s journalistic legacy | The Listening Post (Feature)

Upon a green and quiet hilltop sits the home of Daphne Caruana Galizia. We have come to speak with her son Matthew about the day his mother was murdered. “It was just before 3pm, my mother needed to go to the bank,” he explains to The Listening Post’s Flo Phillips. “And that was the last … Read more Murder in Malta: Daphne Caruana Galizia’s journalistic legacy | The Listening Post (Feature)

The Murdoch media: Polluting Australia’s airwaves? | The Listening Post (Full)

On The Listening Post this week: As the Australian bushfires blaze on, Rupert Murdoch’s news empire continues to peddle climate scepticism. Plus, the legacy of murdered journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia. The Murdoch media empire: Polluting Australia’s airwaves? In Australia, soaring temperatures, extended droughts and strong winds have resulted in a wildfire season like no other. … Read more The Murdoch media: Polluting Australia’s airwaves? | The Listening Post (Full)

Malta’s Joseph Muscat: The fall of a prime minister

In Malta, the Labour Party has chosen Robert Abela to be the country’s new prime minister. He’ll replace Joseph Muscat, who was forced to resign following widespread anger over his perceived efforts to protect friends and allies from a probe into the 2017 assassination of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia. Mathilde Bénézet, Céline Schmitt and Wassim … Read more Malta’s Joseph Muscat: The fall of a prime minister

Labour’s Abela set to succeed Malta’s PM Muscat amid outrage over journalist’s murder

Outsider Robert Abela is set to become Malta’s new premier on Sunday after Prime Minister Joseph Muscat’s downfall over the murder of an investigative journalist. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to our YouTube channel: http://f24.my/youtubeEN Like us on … Read more Labour’s Abela set to succeed Malta’s PM Muscat amid outrage over journalist’s murder

Labour’s Abela set to succeed Malta’s PM Muscat in wake of journalist’s murder

Outsider Robert Abela is set to become Malta’s new premier on Sunday after Prime Minister Joseph Muscat’s downfall over the murder of an investigative journalist. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to our YouTube channel: http://f24.my/youtubeEN Like us on … Read more Labour’s Abela set to succeed Malta’s PM Muscat in wake of journalist’s murder

Malta gets new prime minister amid outrage over journalist murder

Robert Abela will be Malta’s next prime minister after being elected as the new leader of the governing Labour Party. He will replace Joseph Muscat, whose once-spotless career was brought down by a scandal surrounding the murder of a journalist. Al Jazeera’s Neave Barker reports from the capital, Valletta. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe … Read more Malta gets new prime minister amid outrage over journalist murder

Malta’s Labour Party votes to choose new PM

The Mediterranean island nation of Malta is about to get a new prime minister. Joseph Muscat announced his resignation last month over his connection to people accused of killing a journalist, in 2017. Members of the ruling Labour Party will elect a new leader to take over the role. Muscat is accused of being linked … Read more Malta’s Labour Party votes to choose new PM

‘The European Parliament is ridiculous’ says Juncker – BBC News

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker angrily rebuked members of the European Parliament for failing to attend a session reviewing the six-month presidency of Malta, the bloc’s smallest member state. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog World In Pictures https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLS3XGZxi7cBX37n4R0UGJN-TLiQOm7ZTP Big Hitters https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLS3XGZxi7cBUME-LUrFkDwFmiEc3jwMXP Just Good News https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLS3XGZxi7cBUsYo_P26cjihXLN-k3w246

Moscow again? Malta PM ‘informed’ of Russian election meddling as saga continues

Reports have emerged online claiming that Britain’s intelligence service, MI6, along with the CIA, are concerned that Russia could interference in Malta’s elections next month. Miguel Francis Santiago has more. RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air Subscribe to RT! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=RussiaToday Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us on Instagram http://instagram.com/rt Follow us on … Read more Moscow again? Malta PM ‘informed’ of Russian election meddling as saga continues

Green MEP Eva Joly: ‘Nuclear energy is a technology from the past’

Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Our guest is Eva Joly, a French MEP from the Group of the Greens. She reacts to the latest revelations in the Panama Papers scandal, which has led to snap elections in Malta. She also welcomes the election … Read more Green MEP Eva Joly: ‘Nuclear energy is a technology from the past’

Brexit: EU hands Spain power over Gibraltar’s future

The EU has effectively handed Spain a veto over the future of Gibraltar in its Brexit negotiating guidelines. The negotiating principles from the European Council stipulate that any future trade deal between the EU and the UK will not apply to the British territory – unless it is agreed by Spain. Sky’s Diplomatic Editor Dominic … Read more Brexit: EU hands Spain power over Gibraltar’s future