The police have reported that a 30-year-old foreign man died on Monday afternoon after suffering difficulties while swimming off Sliema.
The police have reported that three men were arrested after separate drug finds. The arrested men were found to be in possession of various drugs which which appeared to be meant for trafficking.
The Government disagrees with European Commission’s interpretation concerning the application of derogation under Article 9(1)(c) of the EU Birds Directive to permit, under strictly supervised conditions, live-capturing of seven species of finches. Malta is prepared to defend its right to derogate throughout the infringement procedure.