Protesters have demanded justice over the murder of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia and the immediate resignation of Prime Minister Joseph Muscat [Darrin Zammit Lupi/Reuters]
In the days following the assassination of Daphne Caruana Galizia, an empty page appeared in the Malta Independent instead of her regular column, “Daphne on Thursday”. More than two years after her death, Caruana Galizia continues to occupy a large space in Maltese public life.
The case has significant ripple effects – not only in the political life of Malta but also for the freedom of the press worldwide, say experts.
Waves of protests have enveloped Malta since November 20. On Monday, protesters occupied the offices of Prime Minister Joseph Muscat. Matthew Caruana Galizia, the journalist’s son, says the