Fostul prim-ministru maltez Joseph Muscat a devenit membru al Centrului Internațional Nizami Ganjavi, un think tank politic și un grup de lobby finanțat de guvernul azer.
Disgraced former Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat has become a member of the Nizami Ganjavi International Center, an Azerbaijani government-funded political think tank and lobby group.
Ever since Muscat’s protracted resignation in December 2019, speculation has been rife as to Muscat’s post-Malta plans in politics. This latest development, Muscat’s inclusion as a member of the Azerbaijani think tank, as the group says, marks what can only be described as a low in Muscat’s previously high-flying political career.
It was a badly-kept secret that Muscat had long harboured ambitions for appointment as Head of the European Council or some other top post in Europe. Yet, allegations of corruption and money laundering that hounded his administration, and linked to the high-profile assassination of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia in 2017, swiftly put paid to those plans.
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