News & Events

Black History Month Celebrations

We concluded our celebrations of Black History Month with two public outreach events. Our Regional Security Officer met with University of Malta sociology and anthropology students and discussed how military and government service can improve race relations within communities.  We also partnered with Malta’s National Youth Council and the Malta Model United Nations Society to ...
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Digital Video Conference on U.S. Political System and the Mid-Term Elections

We organized a digital video conference on February 20 with the University of Malta’s International Relations Department and former U.S. Democratic Congressman Martin Frost and former U.S. Republican Congressman Scott L. Klug.  Approximately 50 academics and political science students engaged with the two speakers in discussions on the U.S. electoral system, voting trends, the democratic ...
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The Robby Marshall Quartet Brought Jazz to Malta

Californian jazz musician, Robby Marshall, delivered a masterclass and concert with his European-based quartet at a local live music venue in Malta on February 9.  We are proud to have supported these musicians with a grant.  Robby Marshall is regarded by peers as an innovative voice in the L.A. jazz scene, and his quartet is ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Valletta, Malta (10 December 2018)

Location:  MALTA, countrywide Event:  During the holiday season, there are ongoing threats posed by transnational terrorist organizations and individuals inspired by extremist ideology throughout Europe, including in Malta. Extremists continue to focus on tourist locations such as Christmas holiday markets, shopping malls, airports, clubs, restaurants, places of worship, transportation hubs, and other soft targets frequented ...
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Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Valletta, Malta (November 2, 2018)

Location:  Paceville, Malta Event:  Exercise caution while in the vicinity of Paceville. This area of nightclubs and restaurants is known for excessive alcohol consumption, illegal drug activity, drug facilitated robberies and assaults, violence, and heavy-handed tactics of nightclub bouncers.  Reports of incidents have increased.  In July, a nightclub owner was stabbed to death, and a ...
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