IGM will join 33 foreign journalists in October demonstration in Malta

Yannick Pace Chairman of Istitut tal-Ġurnalisti Maltin confirmed with Newsbook.com.mt that its members will join the 33 foreign journalists that will be in Malta to participate in a demonstration commemorating the 1 year anniversary from te assassination of the journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia.

A number of international journalists will be in Malta in answer to the appeal of the Italian TG1 journalist Maria Grazia Mazzola to unite in Malta to mark the anniversary. Mazzola said that following the deaths of Caruana Galizia on the 16th of October 2017 and that of Jan Kuciak on the 21st of February 2018 Europe is no longer a safe haven for journalists. She also emphasised that both were investigating on money laundering, political corruption and the Panama Papers amongst others.