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[Europe, Malta] John Dalli still refuses to explain ‘charity’ visit to Bahamas

where he spent a weekend two days after his former canvasser Silvio Zammit was interviewed by the EU’s anti-fraud agency Olaf. Mr Dalli was made to resign from his appointment as EU Health Commissioner after the Olaf report found “unambiguous circumstant
Malta Independent (mt)
added Mar 29, 2015 15:52
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[Europe, Malta] Updated - Dalli replies as Kessler asks why he hits out at everyone, but not Silvio Zammit.

Dalli said his reply as to why he had not taken action against Silvio Zammit was that he was waiting for the conclusion of the judicial process currently under way, and then he would consider his options. "I believe that the conclusion of these procedures
Times of Malta (mt)
added Mar 23, 2015 06:17
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[Belgium, Europe, Malta] Dalli insists OLAF report a ‘fraud’ in reaction to Kessler interview

Kessler taunts former European Commissioner with suggestion that Dalli has never taken to task Silvio Zammit for soliciting a bribe that cost him his career: “He has been very proactive to denounce everybody... but not Silvio Zammit. What would you do if
Malta Today (mt)
added Mar 22, 2015 16:09
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[Belgium, Europe, Malta] Dalli insists OLAF report a ‘fraud’ in reaction to Kessler interview

The former European Commissioner John Dalli has hit out at suggestions by OLAF’s director Giovanni Kessler’s suggestions that he never turned the guns on his former friend, Silvio Zammit, for soliciting a €60 million bribe that damaged his career. In com
Malta Today (mt)
added Mar 22, 2015 15:41
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[Europe, Malta] Kessler: ‘Why does Dalli hit out at everyone, but not Zammit?’

The head of the EU’s anti-fraud agency has questioned the decision of former European Commissioner John Dalli to attack his office and other institutions in the enduring Dalligate saga instead of turning the guns on the man charged with allegedly asking
Times of Malta (mt)
added Mar 22, 2015 11:46
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[Belgium, Europe, Malta] In the Press: Dalli wanted to lift snus ban - Kessler

OLAF chief Giovanni Kessler said that two of John Dalli's former aides had told investigators that he wanted to life the snus ban. Kessler was testifying in the case against Silvio Zammit, accused of soliciting bribes from tobacco companies.
Malta Today (mt)
added Mar 18, 2015 12:55
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[Europe, Malta] Speaker turns down John Dalli request to confront Kessler in Privileges Committee

The Speaker of the House, Anglu Farrugia, has turned down a request by John Dalli to be given permission to confront Giovanni Kessler, Director-General of Olaf, the EU's anti-fraud agency, at this evening's meeting of the Parliamentary Privileges Commit
Times of Malta (mt)
added Mar 18, 2015 12:53
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[Europe, Malta] Kessler no-show for House committee meeting

the director-general of Olaf, the EU anti-fraud agency, did not show up for a meeting of the House Privileges Committee this evening The Speaker said Dr Kessler was notified yesterday afternoon to appear before the committee but he replied today that he h
Times of Malta (mt)
added Mar 18, 2015 12:53
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[Europe, Malta] Dalli files police report against Kessler over 'perjury'

In his complaint, Mr Dalli said Dr Kessler's testimony in the case against Silvio Zammit was "fraught with selective quotations which have the effect of manipulation of the truth". As reported in the press, Dr Kessler had stated that: “Dalli, on two occ
Times of Malta (mt)
added Mar 18, 2015 12:51
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[Europe, Malta] Updated (3): John Dalli writes to police commissioner to take action against Giovanni Kessler

Former European Commissioner John Dalli said today that what Olaf director Giovanni Kessler is saying in court this morning amounts to perjury and he expects the police to take action. In a statement issued at noon, while Mr Kessler was still giving tes
Malta Independent (mt)
added Mar 18, 2015 14:28
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