Please behave with integrity Barroso admonishes Dalli

The President of the European Commission, Jose manuel Durrao Barroso said that the complaints, accusations and statements made by former Commissioner Dalli are beyond comprehension and reminded him that he is still bound by EU regulations to behave with integrity.

In a letter reacting to the various media statements by the Maltese former commissioner, Barroso said that the resignation of Mr Dalli was unambiguously made befor two named, high ranking EU officials and the resignation is irrevocable. Barroso also pointed out that, in the course of the OLAF investigation, Mr Dalli had ample time to react to the queries and line of inqiry followed in the investigation.

The full text of the letter is as follows.