Zero tolerance for domestic violence, sexual misconduct: MEA, Indian Express, January 31, 2011.
Jayanth Jacob, Diplomats will be recalled for misconduct, says Govt, Hindustan Times, January 31, 2011.
A far cry from the first statement on settling the issue within the family!
And a new case:
Vijaita Singh, Diplomat raped me in Kenya: Domestic help, Hindustan Times, January 18, 2011.
Domestic Violence and Diplomacy: New Links
“Adjust, it’s in the national interest”: Diplomatic Immunity and Domestic Violence
This case of the diplomat accused of domestic violence raises so many important questions, that it is worth logging interesting commentary links here.
Salil Tripathi, Immunity from Justice, LiveMint.com, January 19, 2011.
Swarna Rajagopalan, Truth, Justice and Protocol, Asia Security Initiative Blog, January 20, 2011.