Affairs in Italy.
--The following additional items about affairs in Italy
, are received by the Arago
was to leave for Sicily
on the 11th.
There is no fresh intelligence respecting the negotiations for the capitulation of Gaeta
.--It is asserted that the garrison is composed of only a few battalions.
The Austrian Government denies that a circular note of the Warsaw
interview had been addressed to Rome
, and the ex-Dukes
had entered the Papal States
, through their General
It is stated that General Guyon
considers his position untenable.
has just issued a farewell proclamation to his late army, concluding by telling his companions in arms that an army of a million men will be wanted to follow him again to a fresh conflict, which is likely to break out in March next.
The siege works before Gaeta
are actively continued, and if the garrison will not capitulate, a general bombardment will commence.
has rejected the proposal to evacuate the town, on the basis that he commands the troops, 13,000 in number, at Gaeta
, and relies on the strength of the fortress.