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Italy Bans any Movement inside Country as Death Toll Nears 5,500 Amidst Coronavirus Crisis

Italy has banned any movement inside the country and closed all non-essential businesses as it desperately seeks to stem the spread of coronavirus following a horror weekend in which more than 1,400 people died. The escalating measures, which leave the government short of remaining population control levers, came as the rate at which Covid-19 spread around […]

About, General Facts and Details of Italy

Italy, country of south-central Europe, occupying a peninsula that juts deep into the Mediterranean Sea. Italy comprises some of the most varied and scenic landscapes on Earth and is often described as a country shaped like a boot. At its broad top stand the Alps, which are among the world’s most rugged mountains. Italy’s highest points are along Monte Rosa, which peaks in Switzerland, and […]