Malta remembers Daphne Caruana Galizia five years after murder
18 October 2022 | 7:38 am
The investigative journalist had targeted people in then-Prime Minister Joseph Muscat's inner circle whom she accused of having offshore firms in tax havens revealed in the Panama Papers.
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