Watch: “The public chose a party which defends the citizen” – Agius Saliba

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

Labour candidate for European Parliamentary Elections Alex Agius Saliba maintained that the public has responded by choosing a form of politics which defends the citizen as opposed to a politics built around fear.

He was talking to Newsbook.com.mt at the counting hall, as the hour draws nearer for the final results. Earlier, Newsbook.com.mt sources uncovered that the Labour Party (PL) has won four seats in the European Parliament, while the Nationalist Party (PN) has been left with two. Agius Saliba is being named as prospective MEP.

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Agius Saliba went on to say that the public was very clear that those which represent the country cannot be the same who cause harm to it. He stressed that the Maltese population is making a choice based on facts.

He explained that the final stages of vote counting are upon us, and soon the official candidates will be announced.