Saturday, May 28, 2016
Maritime News

Italian Marine Held Over ‘Enrica Lexie’ Shooting Allowed to Return Home After Four Years in India

ROME, May 28 (Reuters) – An Italian marine who Indian prosecutors accuse of murdering two fishermen during an anti-piracy mission returned home on Saturday after four years in custody in...

May 28, 2016
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Monday, May 2, 2016
Maritime News

Enrica Lexie Saga: UN Court Orders India to Release Italian Marine

By Crispian Balmer ROME, May 2 (Reuters) – A U.N. court has ruled that India must allow an Italian marine detained in Delhi for more than four years to go...

May 2, 2016
Total Views: 1

Wednesday, March 30, 2016
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ENRICA LEXIE Shooting: India Summit Fails to Defuse Row Over Italian Marines

By Thomas Escritt and Francesco Guarascio THE HAGUE/BRUSSELS, March 30 (Reuters) – The European Union and India failed on Wednesday to defuse a long-running row over two Italian marines accused...

March 30, 2016
Total Views: 4

Monday, August 24, 2015
News

Enrica Lexie Update: Maritime Tribunal Rejects Italy’s Plea for Release of Marines

  HAMBURG, Aug 24 (Reuters) – An international maritime tribunal on Monday rejected Italy’s request that India provisionally release two marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen, a setback for...

August 24, 2015
Total Views: 5

Monday, July 13, 2015
News

‘Enrica Lexie’ Marines’ Indian Murder Case May Head to International Arbitration

  By Suchitra Mohanty NEW DELHI, July 13 (Reuters) – A case in which two Italian marines are accused of killing two Indian fisherman could now be heard before an...

July 13, 2015
Total Views: 2

Monday, September 8, 2014
Maritime News

Ailing Enrica Lexie Marine to Return to Italy for Medical Treatment

The Indian government will not prevent an ailing Italian marine facing murder charges from returning home for medical treatment, Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Monday.

September 8, 2014
Total Views: 4

Monday, February 24, 2014
Maritime News

India Drops Anti-Piracy Charges Against Italian Marines

India has dropped a plan to prosecute two Italian marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen under a tough anti-piracy law, a government lawyer said on Monday, offering a chance to end a diplomatic row between the two countries.

February 24, 2014
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Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Piracy

NATO: Italian Marines’ Case in India Undermines Piracy Effort

NATO warned India on Wednesday that using anti-terrorism legislation to try two Italian marines accused of killing two fishermen would undermine international efforts to combat piracy.

February 12, 2014
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Sunday, February 9, 2014
News

Italy Scorns Indian Decision To Try Marines With Anti-Piracy Law

Rome harshly criticized an Indian decision to try two Italian marines accused of killing two fisherman under an anti-piracy and anti-terrorism act, in a case that has strained relations between the two countries.

February 9, 2014
Total Views: 4

Friday, February 7, 2014
Piracy

Enrica Lexie Marines Will Not Face Death Penalty in India

Two Italian marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen will not face the death penalty, India's attorney general said on Friday, the latest twist in a case that has tested relations between the two countries.

February 7, 2014
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Monday, February 3, 2014
News

Indian Government Given One Week to Decide Fate of Enrica Lexie Marines

India's top court has given the government a week to decide if it will invoke a maritime security law that carries the death sentence against two Italian marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen.

February 3, 2014
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Friday, April 26, 2013
Piracy

Death Penalty Sentence Looms for Enrica Lexie Marines in India

An Indian anti-terrorism agency will investigate the case of two Italian marines accused of murdering two Indian fishermen, raising the possibility once more of the men facing the death penalty.

April 26, 2013
Total Views: 11

Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Piracy

India Appoints Anti-Terrorism Agency to Investigate Enrica Lexie Marines, Stoking Diplomatic Row

Italy opposed on Tuesday India's decision to appoint its anti-terrorism agency to investigate the case of Italian marines accused of killing two fishermen, over fresh fears the men could face the death penalty.

April 16, 2013
Total Views: 2

Tuesday, March 26, 2013
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Italian Foreign Minister Resigns as Marines Return to India for Murder Trial

By Steve Scherer ROME, March 26 (Reuters) – Italian Foreign Minister Giulio Terzi resigned on Tuesday over his government’s decision to return two marines to India to face trial for...

March 26, 2013
Total Views: 1

Thursday, March 21, 2013
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Breaking: Italian Marines Return to India

By Andrew Davis and Chiara Vasarri March 21 (Bloomberg) — Two Italian marines charged with killing fishermen will return to India to stand trial in a bid to defuse a...

March 21, 2013
Total Views: 4

Piracy

UNCLOS 1982, the Italo-Indian Flap, and the Law of Unintended Consequences

UPDATE (Mar. 21): Italian Marines Agree to Return to India to Stand Trial, Diffuse Diplomatic Row By John A.C. Cartner, Special to Piracy Daily Amidst all the head-wagging and hand-gesticulating marking the anti-pirate...

March 21, 2013
Total Views: 4

Thursday, March 14, 2013
News

Enrica Lexie Dispute Deepens as Ambassador Told to Stay in India

By Bibhudatta Pradhan (Bloomberg) — India’s top court told the Italian ambassador to New Delhi not to leave the country without its permission as protests escalated over Italy’s decision to...

March 14, 2013
Total Views: 0

Wednesday, March 13, 2013
Piracy

Diplomatic Row Heats Up As India Demands Return of Italian Marines

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India summoned the Italian ambassador on Tuesday to protest Rome’s decision not to send two marines charged with killing Indian fishermen while on anti-piracy duty back...

March 13, 2013
Total Views: 3

Monday, March 11, 2013
News

Italy Takes a Stand: Enrica Lexie Guards WILL NOT Return to India

ROME, March 11 (Reuters) – Two Italian marines charged in India with killing two fishermen while on anti-piracy duty will not return there from a home visit granted to allow...

March 11, 2013
Total Views: 6

Friday, January 18, 2013
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Italian Marines Charged with Killing Fishermen to Face Trial in India

Jan. 18 (Bloomberg) — Two Italian marines charged with killing fishermen they suspected of being pirates can be put on trial in India, the country’s top court ruled, a defeat...

January 18, 2013
Total Views: 5