According to india, the “incident” in question concerns the killing of two indian fishermen, on board an indian vessel named the st antony, allegedly by two italian marines stationed on the enrica lexie, and the subsequent exercise of jurisdiction by india. Enrica lexie incident: international case between italy and india author: manuele scardaccio the enrica lexie incident of 15 february 2012, off the coast of kerala had attracted unprecedented attention in all the world. Itlos, the enrica lexie incident and the prescription of provisional measures: saying that there is urgency does not make it so. The university of calgary faculty of law blog september 16, 2015 itlos, the enrica lexie incident and the prescription of provisional measures: saying that there is urgency does not make it so. In my last post about the enrica lexie incident, i stated that under the united nations convention on the law of the sea (unclos), italy had excusive jurisdiction over the italian military personnel who allegedly killed two indian fishermen mistaking them for pirates.
The police boarded the ship to bring the two persons and also captain of the tanker enrica lexie umberto vitelli for questioning suspected to have been involved in the incident to land on . The enrica lexie case at the permanent court of arbitration: an analysis incident took place at 205 nm from the baseline in an area which falls. Enrica lexie case's wiki: the enrica lexie case is a currently ongoing international controversy about a shooting that happened in the sea off the western coast of india.
The incident in question, in india’s submission, is the killing of two indian fishermen on board another vessel, allegedly by two italian marines stationed aboard the enrica lexie why annex vii. The enrica lexie incident: seeing beyond the grey areas of international law manimuthu gandhi abstract the enrica lexie incident of 15 february 2012, off the coast of kerala had attracted unprecedented media attention in india and abroad. Deals with the adjudication issue related to the enrica lexie incident.
The controversies arising from the enrica lexie incident, the opposing positions maintained by the two states and some problematic aspects concerning the interpretation of the united nations convention for the law of the sea and other related sources of the law of the sea. 2012 shooting incident edit main article: enrica lexie case on 15 february 2012, the enrica lexia was involved in the shooting of two fisherman in the laccadive sea off the indian coast . The enrica lexie incident amounts to an infringement of international maritime law 28 feb, 2012, 0832am ist t enrica lexie incident, the rogue action of the italian tanker in indian waters is reminiscent of the columbian age of maritime arrogance.
The enrica lexie incident, where two indian fishermen were killed by marines on board the italian vessel (who took the fishermen to be pirates) has stoked pa. Media in category enrica lexie incident the following 4 files are in this category, out of 4 total. Itlos, the enrica lexie incident and the prescription of provisional measures: saying that there is urgency does not make it so by: nigel bankes enrica lexie . The enrica lexie incident (italy v india) on 26 june 2015, italy served india with a notification of dispute under article 287 and annex vii, article 1 of the united nations convention on the law of the sea (unclos).
This article examines the case of the enrica lexie, a commercial ship having on board military personnel engaging in anti-piracy duties who was involved in an incident with persons on a fishing vessel off the indian coast. The enrica lexie incident (discussed by douglas guilfoyle here on ejil:talk a year ago) has caused ripples not only in the political and diplomatic circles but also generated debates in the international legal community the incident took place in the arabian sea on 15 february, 2012, when two .
Italy has approached itlos against india for the adjudication of the dispute over the enrica lexie incident, also known as the italian marines case. After the incident, the enrica lexie was intercepted in the lakshadweep archipelago and compelled to proceed to kochi port by the indian coast guard. What did india do after the incident the authorities directed the mv enrica lexie to proceed to kochi, kerala police lodged an fir and arrested the marines for murder, and they were then remanded in judicial custody.