A man wearing a protective mask walks past the Church of St Louis of the French in Rome. Photo: AFP A man wearing a protective mask walks past the Church of St Louis of the French in Rome. Photo: AFP
A man wearing a protective mask walks past the Church of St Louis of the French in Rome. Photo: AFP

EU raises coronavirus risk level to ‘high’ as Italy death toll passes 50

  • EU economics commissioner says bloc is ready to deploy all measures to tackle impact of outbreak on European economy
  • Number of new infections in Italy rises to 2,036, an increase of around 20 per cent from previous day

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A man wearing a protective mask walks past the Church of St Louis of the French in Rome. Photo: AFP A man wearing a protective mask walks past the Church of St Louis of the French in Rome. Photo: AFP
A man wearing a protective mask walks past the Church of St Louis of the French in Rome. Photo: AFP
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