Pope Francis greets the faithful during his weekly General Audience in St Peter’s Square at the Vatican on February 26, 2020. Photo: EPA-EFE

Coronavirus: Pope Francis to avoid crowds as Italy’s death toll rises to 197

  • The pontiff will not address crowds from a window overlooking St Peter’s Square on Sunday, the Vatican says
  • It will be one of the few times in the past 66 years that a pope will not appear at the window
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Pope Francis greets the faithful during his weekly General Audience in St Peter’s Square at the Vatican on February 26, 2020. Photo: EPA-EFE
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