Journalist’s murder is "heinous attack" on freedom of press
Malta/murder of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia – Press briefing by the Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs Spokesperson (excerpt)
Paris, 17 October 2017
The murder of Maltese investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia is a heinous attack on the freedom of the press, which is essential to the proper functioning of any democratic society.
We hope that the investigation under way can shed light on this tragedy.
France extends its condolences to Daphne Caruana Galizia’s family and assures the Maltese people and authorities of its solidarity at this painful time. (…)./.