- After failed bilateral initiatives, Italy govt to push for international arbitration for its two mariners blamed for killing 2 Indian fishermen in Feb 2012.
- Italy informs India on plans to start process for approaching international bodies like UN in case of its alleged non-cooperation in resolving the matter.
- Italian ambassador to India returns to New Delhi to take steps to ensure return to mariners to their country, begins ‘new phase’ to make it an international issue.
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