Italy and India Square Off Over Prosecution of Italian Marines Accused of Killing Indian Fishermen

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Tuesday, May 1, 2012
Author: 
Bruce Zagaris
Volume: 
28
Issue: 
5
Abstract: 

As a result of an incident on February 15, 2012, in which two Italian marines allegedly shot two Indian fishermen, Indian law enforcement boarded the Enrica Lexie, an Italian oil tanker, arrested the marines, and is currently prosecuting them for murder.[1]



                [1]               Italy naval guards held in India, BBC News, Feb. 22, 2012.