India Prevents Italian Ambassador From Leaving Country

Wants to know why Italy won't send back two marines India accuses of killing two fishermen


Restraining its ambassador Daniele Mancini from leaving India, the Supreme Court on Thursday sought explanation from Italy on its refusal to send back the two marines, accused of killing two fishermen off Kerala coast last year.

A Bench led by Chief Justice Altamas Kabir issued notices to Italy, its ambassador and the two marines separately, seeking their explanation.