DEPUTY FOREIGN MINISTER

  • Italy maintains marines must be tried in Rome March 24, 2013

    New Delhi: The two Italian marines, Massimiliano Latorre and Salvatore Girone, charged with the murder of two Kerala fishermen, may be back in the country, but the drama is far from over. Italy, who agreed to send back the marines, reversing its earlier decision, still maintains they must be tried...
  • Kerala Police lured marines in Indian waters: Italian minister March 23, 2013

    New Delhi: A day after the Delhi High Court issued order for setting up a special court to try the Italian marines, who are facing murder charges in the killing case of two Kerala fishermen, the Italian Deputy Foreign Minister has claimed that the marines were lured in the Indian...
  • Fishermen killings: Italy defends marines March 12, 2012

    In an interview with CNNIBN, Italian Deputy Foreign Minister Steffan de Mistura defended the alleged action of Italian marines. ...
  • Italy happy with the fishermen killing probe: MEA February 24, 2012

    New Delhi: The Ministry of External Affairs on Friday said that the visiting Italian minister was satisfied with the probe in the fishermen killings case. He also said that the Italian Foreign Minister also will visit the country on Tuesday for further discussion and the improvement of the bilateral ties...
  • Ship probe: Italian marines in 7day custody February 23, 2012

    New Delhi: A Kollam court on Thursday decided that the two Italian naval guards charged with murder of two Indian fishermen will stay on in police custody for another week. Earlier on Thursday the visiting Italian deputy Foreign Minister Steffan de Mistura said in Kerala that he was satisfied with the...
  • Satisfied with steps taken by India: Italy February 23, 2012

    New Delhi: Italian Deputy Foreign Minister Steffan de Mistura on Thursday said that he is satisfied with the steps taken by India so far in the case in which two of its marines were charged with murder of two fishermen. However, he said that after the inspection of the vessel,...