ENRICA LEXIE

ASSOCIATED PRESS

Why India Should Just Let The Italian Marines Go

The Enrica Lexie incident, in which two Italian marines stand accused of killing two Indian fishermen, seems to have grown into an irritating thorn in the relations between India and Italy. Given that the incident occurred four years back and there does not seem any possibility of near closure to the issue, it needs to be examined whether continuing with this case would be worthwhile to India.