An employee wearing protective gear, working for environmental services company AMSA, sprays disinfectant on Piazza Duomo in Milan, on March 31, 2020 during the country's lockdown aimed at curbing the spread of the Covid-19 infection, caused by the novel coronavirus. Photo: AFP An employee wearing protective gear, working for environmental services company AMSA, sprays disinfectant on Piazza Duomo in Milan, on March 31, 2020 during the country's lockdown aimed at curbing the spread of the Covid-19 infection, caused by the novel coronavirus. Photo: AFP
An employee wearing protective gear, working for environmental services company AMSA, sprays disinfectant on Piazza Duomo in Milan, on March 31, 2020 during the country's lockdown aimed at curbing the spread of the Covid-19 infection, caused by the novel coronavirus. Photo: AFP
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Tourists who fly into storm must pay way

  • Hong Kong citizens stuck in Peru and Morocco face a daunting and expensive return journey at a time when the government can ill afford to be distracted from the coronavirus crisis at home

An employee wearing protective gear, working for environmental services company AMSA, sprays disinfectant on Piazza Duomo in Milan, on March 31, 2020 during the country's lockdown aimed at curbing the spread of the Covid-19 infection, caused by the novel coronavirus. Photo: AFP An employee wearing protective gear, working for environmental services company AMSA, sprays disinfectant on Piazza Duomo in Milan, on March 31, 2020 during the country's lockdown aimed at curbing the spread of the Covid-19 infection, caused by the novel coronavirus. Photo: AFP
An employee wearing protective gear, working for environmental services company AMSA, sprays disinfectant on Piazza Duomo in Milan, on March 31, 2020 during the country's lockdown aimed at curbing the spread of the Covid-19 infection, caused by the novel coronavirus. Photo: AFP
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