Tag: Interior Minister

Violence at Corradino: Minister not informed; data says otherwise

Interior Minister Michael Farrugia has told the Parliament that no statistics are available on cases of violence committed between inmates at Corradino Correctional Facility....

‘We’re discussing ways to take stress off of frontline states’ –...

Minister Michael Farrugia outlined that today’s Ministerial meeting on Migration outlines ways to take stress off of EU members on the frontlines of migration

No offences committed by Sea Watch 3 – Catania Prosecutor

The Catania prosecutor has said that the Sea Watch 3 and its crew had not committed any offences when saving 47 migrants and disembarking...

Hardline Italian minister faces trial over blocked migrants

A special tribunal has recommended that Interior Minister Matteo Salvini face trial for refusing to let 150 migrants disembark last year from a rescue...

Italy’s Salvini says France has no interest in stabilising Libya

Italy's Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini, continuing a war of words between Rome and Paris, said on Monday that France had no interest in...

‘Synthetic drugs will be classified as illegal’ – Health Minister

Synthetic drugs will be made illegal both known as well as unknown ones, Health Minister Chris Fearne during the second reading of the amendments...

Simon Schembri to be promoted to Police Sergeant

Police Officer Simon Schembri who was mowed down in a traffic incident last May by under-aged driver will be promoted to Police Sergeant on...

Italy coalition parties resolve migrant spat in late-night talks

Italy's coalition parties patched up a row over the planned arrival of boat migrants on Thursday, with hardline Interior Minister Matteo Salvini agreeing to...

Italy’s Salvini visits Poland to discuss eurosceptic alliance for EU elections

Italy's far-right Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini and the leader of Poland's ruling party, Jaroslaw Kaczynski, will discuss on Wednesday the possibility of forming...

Naples mayor offers to welcome in stranded NGO migrant boat

Naples is ready to defy Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini and let in a charity-run ship carrying 32 migrants that is blocked in the...