Malta’s armed forces to launch new recruitment drive

The Armed Forces of Malta are preparing to launch a campaign to attract to more new recruits. Malta’s home affairs minister Michael Farrugia said the extra soldiers, pilots, engineers and sailors were needed ‘to cope with the increased demands on today’s armed forces’. He made the announcement as he addressed a passing out parade ceremony […]

US Navy flagship returns to Malta’s Grand Harbour

The flagship of the United States Sixth Fleet has returned to Malta’s historic Grand Harbour for the first time in six years. The USS Mount Whitney is the command and control ship of the United States Navy and NATO in the Mediterranean. While in Malta, the crew will enjoy several days of rest and recuperation […]