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Prosecutors question Italy’s Conte over slow virus lockdowns

ROME Prosecutors went to question Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte on Friday about the lack of a coronavirus lockdown on two towns in northern Italy’s Lombardy region that became one of the hardest-hit areas of the country’s outbreak. Doctors and virologists have said the two-week delay in quarantining Alzano and Nembro helped allow the virus to…
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Families of Italy virus victims ask for justice

ROME Dozens of grieving relatives of coronavirus' victims on Wednesday filed their complaints at the prosecutors’ offices in Italy’s northern city of Bergamo, denouncing serious failures by local politicians and health officials in…

Italy reports 60 deaths, braces for border reopening

ROME Italy on Monday reported 60 more fatalities from the novel coronavirus, bringing the death toll to 33,475, as the debate over the risks of reopening the country’s internal and external borders next week heated up. The slowing trend…