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

The Machiavellian knot between Italy and India
Opinion

The Machiavellian knot between Italy and India

The Week (Kallol Bhattacherjee) – So, you have decided to spend the holiday season in New Delhi!” was the light-hearted ‘diplomatic’ greeting reserved for the Italian diplomats during last Christmas and New Year’s eve in New Delhi. Inevitably, the usual laughter followed, as they subtly enjoyed their victory in sending the two marines—Massimiliano Latorre and Salvatore … Continue reading