Heartbreak as rare turtle is found dead off Malta

These heartbreaking images show the moment a dead turtle was recovered from the sea off the Maltese coast. The rare leatherback turtle was a juvenile, weighing around 190kg. It was found to have a mass of debris lodged inside its digestive system. Vets said its intestines were stuffed with plastic bags, rubbish and man-made waste. […]

Migrants heading to Malta ‘won’t be allowed to stay’

Malta has allowed a ship carrying 141 migrants to dock in Valletta. But those on board won’t be allowed to stay in Malta. Instead, they will be flown to France, Germany, Luxembourg, Portugal and Spain. The move ends an standoff over who should accept the rescue ship named Aquarius. In a tweet, Prime Minister Joseph Muscat […]