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    Feb 17, 2016 | Iobserve

    Every bishop and cardinal must watch the film "Spotlight," so they realize reporting abuse -- not silence -- will save the church, said the Vatican's former chief prosecutor of clerical sex abuse cases. The film underlines the key problem of "omerta" or a code of silence, said Archbishop Charles J. Scicluna of Malta, according to the Italian daily La Repubblica Feb. 17. "The movie shows how the instinct -- that unfortunately was present in the church -- to protect a reputation was completely wrong," he said after a showing of the film in Valletta, Malta.

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  2. All Mediterranean islands do not look alikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2013 | DarrenBarefoot.com

    I perked up the other night while watching "Agents of SHIELD". The villain of the episode chose our former home, Malta, as the location of his secret lair.

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  3. SCUBA News 185 Now UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | SCUBA News...

    ... lies at the centre of the Mediterranean, 93 km south of Sicily and 288 km north of Africa. It comprises three islands: Malta, Gozo and Comino. With clear waters and rocky scenary the islands are very good for diving. Indeed, two of the archipelago's ...

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  4. Maltese bishop rues - privatization' of ConfessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | Catholic World News

    Writing in L'Osservatore Romano , a Maltese bishop called upon confessors to be merciful and to see themselves more as doctors than as judges. Noting that the Second Vatican Council called for a revision of the rite and formulas of the Sacrament of Penance "so that they more clearly express both the nature and effect of the sacrament," Bishop Mario Grech of Gozo asserted that in doing so the council fathers "recognized that the praxis" of the sacrament "no longer responded to the needs of the people of God."

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  5. Maltese bishop rues - privatization' of ConfessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | Catholic World News

    Writing in L'Osservatore Romano , a Maltese bishop called upon confessors to be merciful and to see themselves more as doctors than as judges. Noting that the Second Vatican Council called for a revision of the rite and formulas of the Sacrament of Penance "so that they more clearly express both the nature and effect of the sacrament," Bishop Mario Grech of Gozo asserted that in doing so the council fathers "recognized that the praxis" of the sacrament "no longer responded to the needs of the people of God."

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  6. Fassy: "Assassin's Creed" Is A Practical "Matrix"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | Dark Horizons News

    Around three dozen films adaptations of video games have been churned out by Hollywood so far, and the best we've gotten are half-decent films like "Prince of Persia," "Mortal Kombat" and "Silent Hill". Can Duncan Jones' "Warcraft" or Justin Kurzel's "Assassin's Creed" break that streak and deliver something exceptional? Michael Fassbender, who stars in the latter, tells Empire that 'Creed' is very much an old school action film and draws a comparison to one specific past work: "I've always thought about The Matrix when we've approached this.

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  7. Assassin's Creed movie has 'very little green screen'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | Independent.ie

    The Assassin's Creed movie isn't making much use of green screen, according to Michael Fassbender, so expect some incredible leaps of faith. One of the images that comes to mind when thinking of the Assassin's Creed series is the protagonist leaping off a massive building.

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  8. Michael Fassbender: 'Assassin's Creed' Is Like 'The Matrix'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    Audiences might think they know what to expect from the movie version of Assassin's Creed , the adaptation of the popular video game franchise centering around the centuries-long struggle between forces called the Assassins and the Templars. According to star Michael Fassbender, however, the reality might bring something else entirely.

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  9. Michael Fassbender Compares 'Assassin's Creed' to 'The Matrix'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | /film

    Will Assassin's Creed break the video game movie curse? World of Warcraft might accomplish that task first, based on director Duncan Jones ' involvement, but later this year, if Jones' adaptation does disappoint, then director Justin Kurzel has a real shot at shattering the curse. Kurzel reunites with Macbeth stars, Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard , for this Ubisoft adaptation, which Fassbender says is "old school" and inspired by The Matrix .

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  10. Michael Fassbender Likens 'Assassin's Creed' to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | Collider

    The first is this summer's Warcraft , an epic high-fantasy directed by Duncan Jones , and the second is this December's Assassin's Creed , a more grounded feature with some serious pedigree. Michael Fassbender produces and stars in the adaptation, enlisting his Macbeth director Justin Kurzel and co-star Marion Cotillard to come along for the ride, but when the film hits theaters, audiences might catch a vibe similar to another groundbreaking sci-fi movie.

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  11. SCUBA News 185 Now UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | SCUBA News...

    ... lies at the centre of the Mediterranean, 93 km south of Sicily and 288 km north of Africa. It comprises three islands: Malta, Gozo and Comino. With clear waters and rocky scenary the islands are very good for diving. Indeed, two of the archipelago's ...

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  12. InterContinental Malta Hotel ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | InsideFlyer

    The value of real estate hinges upon location and the InterContinental Malta is located in a great part of Malta, just minutes from the capital city of Valletta and nestled among many trendy bars and restaurants. It's not so bad inside either.

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  13. Maltese candidate for Court of Auditors handicapped by cocaine affairRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2016 | EurActiv.com

    Labour Party deputy leader Toni Abela is Malta's nominee for the European Court of Auditors. Abela prevented two persons involved in a cocaine affair from being investigated by the police, according to the Maltese press.

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  14. Secret life of the noble MalteseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | Jewish Chronicle

    ... not every day you get to look round a house which the Queen once wanted to live in. The 450-year-old Villa Parisio in Malta, though charming and interesting historically, is not grand, certainly not by royal standards. But the Queen, then a newly ...

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  15. All Mediterranean islands do not look alikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2013 | DarrenBarefoot.com

    I perked up the other night while watching "Agents of SHIELD". The villain of the episode chose our former home, Malta, as the location of his secret lair.

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  16. Scuba-diver speaks of relief after cleared of responsibility for friends' deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | The Argus

    DIVER who was accused over the deaths of his girlfriend and friend has spoken of his relief after the charges were dropped. Stephen Martin, 55, from Rustington, near Littlehampton, also called for better safety measures for divers in Malta, where Larissa Hooley and Nigel Haines died in an accident while diving on holiday with him.

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  17. Majestic Malta has easy appeal for everyone from British tourists to A-listers and billionairesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich regularly moors his 1.5billion yacht in the harbour. Monaco? St Tropez? No, welcome to Malta - the former British colony in the Med where you can still pop in to M&S and Debenhams. A handsome walled harbour city, it ...

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  18. Caravaggio's masterpieces, 19th century Italian artistry and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... city, Valletta, which has been named as the European Capital of Culture in 2018. Within hours of stepping off the Air Malta flight, I was standing in the palatial St John's Co-Cathedral staring at one of Caravaggio's masterpieces - a painting ...

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  19. British man Stephen Martin won't be extradited to Malta to face manslaughter chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2016 | Daily Mail

    A British man whose girlfriend and friend died during a dive in Malta will not be extradited to face charges of 'involuntary homicide'. Father-of-three Stephen Martin was charged following the deaths of his partner Larissa Hooley, 48, and friend Nigel Haines, 59, despite a UK inquest ruling last year that the pair had died in a diving accident.

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  20. All charges dropped against scuba diver facing extradition to Malta over friends' deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2016 | The Argus

    Stephen Martin, 55, from Rustington, near Littlehampton, was accused of involuntary homicide after Larissa Hooley and Nigel Haines died while scuba-diving with him off the coast of Malta. He was due to fight his extradition at a High Court hearing on Wednesday but today his lawyers announced Maltese authorities had dropped both the extradition and the criminal charges.

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