MOSCOW (Sputnik) — According to Times of Malta, some protesters called for the dismissal of the police commissioner and the attorney general.
However, the protest ended peacefully, no incidents were reported during the demonstration. Organizers said that nearly 10,000 people took to the streets in Sliema.
In April, Daphne Caruana Galizia reported that Prime Minister of Malta Joseph Muscat and his wife Michelle had links to the offshore company Egrant, which had received major payments from abroad. The information about the company appeared in the Panama Papers. Both Muscat and his wife denied Galizia's claims.
The authorities of Malta have asked the United States and the United Kingdom to send staff to assist in the murder investigation.
Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has announced a 20,000 euro ($23,600) reward for any information that could lead to the conviction of the journalist's killers.