Speaker denies debate as ‘it is not urgent’

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

The Speaker denied the leader of the Opposition’s request for an urgent debate in parliament on the current constitutional crisis. Referring to a similar decision taken yesterday, the Speaker said that had the request made yesterday for a debate been acceded to, it is possible that the clamorous development which occurred today may have been hindered.

Mr Speaker said that which he is concerned with the current state of affairs, the request of the Opposition was denied;