The worst crisis since the Second world War: Now, close Italy even more down

- We are ahead of the most difficult crisis since the Second world War. Our many fellow citizens death is a pain that each day is renewed. But together we can d

The worst crisis since the Second world War: Now, close Italy even more down

- We are ahead of the most difficult crisis since the Second world War. Our many fellow citizens death is a pain that each day is renewed. But together we can d

Ann McDonald
Ann McDonald
22 mart 2020 Sunday 13:00
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The worst crisis since the Second world War: Now, close Italy even more down

- We are ahead of the most difficult crisis since the Second world War. Our many fellow citizens death is a pain that each day is renewed. But together we can do it.

How said the Italian prime minister, Giuseppe Conte, late last night in a speech to the Italian people in a live video on Facebook.

the Speech comes in the wake of the latest figures from Italy, which on Saturday showed that 793 coronasmittede died in only a day. It brings the total number of victims up to 4825.

the prime minister stated at the same time, that all non-necessary production in the country will be closed from tomorrow and back to 3. april, including a number of factories.

All the production, that fall under the food, drugs and transport, will continue.

Lotto, and the use of slot machines has additionally been banned in all of Italy. The same is sporting activities and activities in public parks and playgrounds.

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It is also no longer allowed to go for long walks with the dog in the Lombardy region. Photo: Daniele Mascolo/Ritzau Scanpix
Connect with long walks with the dog
The northern region of Lombardy also adopted yesterday evening a number of austerity measures, up to 15. april. The area is particularly hard hit by the coronavirus, and of the 793 victims of the pandemic is the last day tribes 546 from the Lombardy region.

people with pets in the Lombardy region must now not move more than 200 metres from their dwelling, when they, for example, must show the dog.

the Markets with vegetables and other foods was before allowed in Lombardy, but now also closes these down. It's the same vending machines where you before could buy drinks and snacks.

It could now also get a fine of 5000 euros, if you are staying in groups of more than two people in the northern Italian streets. The police have been joined by the military, who since last Friday has helped with the execute, verify, among others, in Milan.

When the inhabitants of Lombardy, in the morning, go out to trade, they can risk being rejected in the door to the supermarket, if their temperature is too high. The new decree recommends, namely, the systematic check of the customer body, in front of pharmacies and food stores.

In the Lombardy region was the hotel and tourist sector are already closed down. The new decree emphasises that the guests who are in the Italian home, and tourists, who are already on all kinds of hotels, has 72 hours to leave the sites.

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you Move outside, you must bring a valid passérseddel. It is due to the national curfew, which was adopted 9. march. Photo: Yara Nardi/Ritzau Scanpix
Not necessary to hoard
Conte stressed to reassure italians that the postal service, supermarkets, transport, banks and pharmacies will remain open.

I urge all to remain calm and not to hoard. We may scale down its production, but we stop it do not, he said.

All of the details about what the government will shut down and stay open, has not yet been published.

Updated: 22.03.2020 13:00
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