Italy’s Foreign Minister Terzi Resigns Over Marine Case
Foreign Affairs

Italy’s Foreign Minister Terzi Resigns Over Marine Case

Foreign Minister Giulio Terzi resigned Tuesday over the government’s decision to return two Italian marines to India to stand trial for killing two local fishermen in a case that has soured diplomatic ties between the countries. “I resign in disagreement with the decision to send our marines back to India,” Mr. Terzi told Parliament. “I … Continue reading

Will India Blacklist AgustaWestland?
Business

Will India Blacklist AgustaWestland?

Indian Defence Minister A.K. Antony is leaning toward barring Anglo-Italian helicopter firm AgustaWestland from doing business in the country because of a corruption scandal, but he could be outvoted by cabinet colleagues, several government sources said. Some cabinet ministers and even officials within the defence ministry fear such a move could set back India’s efforts … Continue reading