A spike in Russian applications was seen after 2014 when the EU first began blacklisting Russians due to the Kremlin's invasion of Ukraine.
23:45, 21 September 2020
Previous recipients include Pope John Paul II, former EU foreign policy high representative Javier Solana and U.S. senator John McCain.
13:40, 25 March 2018
The woman also gave evidence this year to a committee of the European Parliament about the case.
15:20, 21 March 2018
<p>Daphne Caruana Galizia, Malta’s best-known investigative journalist, was killed on Monday when a powerful bomb blew up her car, police said, in a case that stunned the small Mediterranean island, according to Reuters.</p>
09:50, 17 October 2017
<p>Malta's Prime Minister Joseph Muscat has won a second, five-year term in office in early general elections, according to Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty.</p>
22:31, 04 June 2017
<p>Malta can become a hub for Ukrainian agribusinesses to supply products to North Africa and open new opportunities for the Ukrainian steelmakers, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said during a state visit to Malta, speaking at a joint press conference with Maltese President Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca, according to the Ukrainian president's press service.</p>
23:10, 16 May 2017