A masked reveller takes part in the ‘Plague Procession’ on Saint Mark Square in Venice, during the usual period of the Carnival festivities which have been cancelled following an outbreak of the Covid-19 novel coronavirus in northern Italy. Photo: AFP

Italy, reeling from coronavirus outbreak, discovers what it’s like for Chinese

  • Italy – which has reported 11 deaths and more than 300 cases – has locked down 11 towns amid Europe’s biggest outbreak
  • Italians now face stricter travel measures in some places abroad, weeks after their government imposed a ban on flights to and from China
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A masked reveller takes part in the ‘Plague Procession’ on Saint Mark Square in Venice, during the usual period of the Carnival festivities which have been cancelled following an outbreak of the Covid-19 novel coronavirus in northern Italy. Photo: AFP
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