In a tight slap against the Lax Jurisdiction and lack of international diplomatic strength of our country, Italy has refused to send the Marines arrested last year in India. They were arrested in the killing of 2 fishermen off the coast of Kerela in Feb 2012. For those not aware of this case - 2012 Italian shooting in the Arabian Sea - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia They were allowed to go back to Italy to vote in the elections taking place, under the supervision and security of the Italian Ambassador to India. What's our External Affairs Ministry's take on it? They are examining the situation closely/carefully!