Bishops welcome decision on Lifeline

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

The three bishops said Malta has made a ‘big gesture’ despite of its size when granting MV Lifeline permission to dock in Malta. Furthermore, they said that they hope bigger countries will follow.

In a statement, Archbishop Charles Scicluna, Bishop Mario Grech and Auxiliary Bishop Joseph Galea Curmi welcomed the decision taken by the government. They said that they followed the diplomatic work carried out by the government.

The Bishops thanked all those involved in this humanitarian operation, especially the Armed Forces of Malta.