Party leaders attend Gay Pride in Valletta

Hundreds of people attended the Gay Pride parade in Valletta, which drew all party leaders in a rare show of unified support. 

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat, Opposition leader Simon Busuttil, Alternattiva Demokratikachairman Arnold Cassola and Marlene Farrugia, acting leader of the new Democratic Party were in attendance. 

They walked along Republic Street, accompanied by party floats and several Gay Pride flags, in a parade led by two macho men riding motorbikes.