Italian marine held in India allowed to return to Italy

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Massimiliano Latorre (R) and Salvatore Girone (L)

Indian Supreme court decided that Italian marine Salvatore Girone, accused together with Massimiliano Lattore of killing two Indian fishermen, is allowed to go back to Italy but he must return in India if the arbitration panel decides that his trial must take place there


Italian marine, Salvatore Girone was allowed by the Indian Supreme Court on Thursday to return to Italy, but he is obliged to go back in case a tribunal decides that he must be trialled in India and not Italy.

Massimiliano Lattore returned to Italy after he had a stroke in 2014 and now Girone is expected to return to his home country, on June 2, on the occasion of Italy's Republic Day national holiday.

Girone, together with Lattore, are accused of killing two fishermen off the Indian coast...


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