Vigil Held in Malta For Journalist Killed by Car Bomb

Vigils were held in London and Malta for a Maltese journalist who was killed by a car bomb on Monday October 16. Daphne Caruana Galizia of the Running Commentary blog, had investigated corruption in Malta as part of the Panama Papers investigation.

This video shows mourners in Malta This video shows mourners in Malta staging a candlelit procession from Sliema to St Julians, beginning on Tower Road corner. Caruana Galizia, 53, was hailed as a “one-woman WikiLeaks” by Politico with a recent investigation alleging that Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat’s wife had received $1 million from the daughter of Azerbaijan’s president. Muscat, and his wife, have denied the claims and the prime minister condemned Caruana Galizia’s killing as a “spiteful attack on a citizen and freedom of expression” in a tweet Credit: Facebook/John B Dougall via Storyful