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Country Specific Information: Malta

August 21, 2011 Comments off

Country Specific Information: Malta
Source: U.S. Department of State

August 15, 2011

COUNTRY DESCRIPTION: Malta is a small, developed, democratic Mediterranean island nation, positioned as a cultural stepping-stone between Europe and North Africa. Malta became a member of the European Union in 2004, and became a full member of the Schengen Area in 2008. Tourist facilities of all categories are widely available. Read the Department of State Background Notes on Malta for additional information.