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In the course of the first three days of Operation ´Skyfall´, conducted by the Committee Against Bird Slaughter (CABS), more than 330 contraventions of the hunting curfew imposed by the authorities on this sunday have been recorded and, in cooperation with the Malta and Gozo police, five active illegal trapping sites have been closed down. [...]
Two men who were allegedly caught hunting illegally at the Foresta 2000 nature reserve were arraigned on Sunday morning.
The two are accused of having hunted illegally on Thursday at about 13:30hrs CES, after they were filmed by a BBC crew and Birdlife volunteers. They were also accused of being in possession of loaded shotguns and [...]
Dr. George Vella, Minister for Foreign Affairs, will be travelling to Luxembourg on Sunday to participate in the Foreign Affairs Council and the General Affairs Council of the European Union.
During the council various EU matters will be discussed. While in Luxembourg, Minister Vella is also expected to have the opportunity to meet with members of [...]