Republic of Malta
Repubblika ta' Malta
Timeline: timeline
Flag of Malta
Flag of Malta
(and largest city)
  others English
President Marie Louise Coleiro Preca
Prime Minister Joseph Muscat
Area 316 km²
Population 445,426 
Independence 21 Sep 1964 (from the United Kingdom)
Currency Maltese lira

Malta's location has historically given it great strategic importance as a naval base, and a succession of powers, including the Phoenicians, Romans, Moors, Normans, Sicilians, Spanish, Knights of St. John, French and British, have ruled the islands. Today an independent republic, Malta is a popular tourist destination with its warm climate, numerous recreational areas, and architectural and historical monuments.

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