Summary

The political situation in Libya has resulted in tensions between two offices claiming to represent the Libyan government in Malta. The two buildings are situated near bus stops on Triq L-Abate Rigord in Ta’ Xbiex and Triq L-Imdina in Attard. Take extra care and avoid large gatherings and demonstrations at these locations.

Around 450,000 British tourists visit Malta every year. Most visits are trouble-free.

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