Fenech’s pardon request discussed at urgent cabinet meeting – sources

Updated 10:58 AM

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

Under the vigilant eye of the media, several cabinet members are converging on the Office of the Prime Minsiter. Unconfirmed reports said that the only item on agenda was the pardon for Yorgen Fenech. Asked to confirm if a Cabinet meeting has been called, no minister so far has confirmed or commented. So far MInister Chris Fearne, Parliamantary Secretary Julia Farrugia Portelli, MP and Whip Byron Camilleri, Minister Jose Herreraand  Parliamantary SecretaryAnthony Agius Decelis were seen entering. MInister Owen Bonnici was already at OPM.

Minister Chris Fearne told the journalists on the steps of Castille that the situation is very serious.

Minister Evarist Bartolo, when asked if the fires had been put out replied declined to comment.

The cabinet is currently missing two important members: A minister for Economy and a Minister for tourism. No replacement for these vacancies have been found so far.