The Office of the President would like to inform that, earlier today, H.E. George Vella, President of Malta, together with Mrs Miriam Vella and members of the family of Mrs Daphne Caruana Galizia, visited the place where the murder of Mrs Caruana Galizia took place in Bidnija. This visit materialised after several contacts, and an agreement, between the Office of the President and the family of Mrs Caruana Galizia since the 3rd of September.
On site, President Vella placed a wreath as an expression of regret and condemnation for the repugnant crime that ended the life of Mrs Caruana Galizia on the 16th of October 2017, and in fulfilling the Recommendations of the Public Inquiry for the State to reconcile with the family of the murdered journalist, thus initiating the healing of the serious and traumatic wound that the country has been going through.
This English version is a courtesy translation of the official Press Release issued via the Department of Information