Day: March 21, 2018

Matthew, Andrew and Paul Caruana Galizia comment after Ali Sadr’s arrest in the US

Matthew, Andrew and Paul Caruana Galizia comment after Ali Sadr’s arrest in the US

Statement by Matthew, Andrew and Paul Caruana Galizia: Malta’s authorities failed to hold Ali Sadr Hashemi Nejad to account, leaving our mother, Daphne Caruana Galizia, to do so alone. Hashemi Nejad threatened our mother relentlessly, claiming she caused his Malta-based bank, Pilatus Bank, reputational damage. In May last year, Hashemi Nejad brought a $40m lawsuit …

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UPDATED: Il-Kenniesa call protest at Police HQ for 7pm tonight

UPDATED: Il-Kenniesa call protest at Police HQ for 7pm tonight

Here’s Il-Kenniesa’s statement calling for the action this evening. If you’re coming — and you should — it would be a nice touch to bring a broom with you. It’s a new spring clean after all. Demanding Resignation of Lawrence Cutajar Following the arrest of Pilatus Bank owner, Ali Sadr Hashemi, in the US, we …

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Cambridge Analytica, Henley & Partners, Pilatus Bank: connections we must remember

Cambridge Analytica, Henley & Partners, Pilatus Bank: connections we must remember

UK daily The Times has this morning reported that it “has seen evidence” linking Cambridge Analytica with Christian Kalin owner of Henley & Parterns in interference in elections in St Vincent and the Grenadines one of the countries where Henley and Partners run a passport-sales scheme like they do in Malta. The Times reports that …

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The end of the beginning

The end of the beginning

So she was not mad after all. She was not lying. She was not a witch intent on hurting Labour because she resented its success. Not that we needed this to allow the facts she published and the evidence she presented for any rational person to be persuaded Pilatus Bank was a den of thieves, …

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Pilatus Bank Chairman arrested in the United States

Pilatus Bank Chairman arrested in the United States

Reuters report that Ali Sadr Hasheminejad, chairman of Pilatus Bank is under arrest in the United States accused of participating in a scheme to evade U.S. sanctions and funnel more than $115 million paid under a Venezuelan construction contract through the U.S. financial system. The United States have indicted Ali Sadr, 38, in a six-count …

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