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Italy declares its own ports ‘unsafe’ to stop migrants arriving

Boatload of migrants

PortandTerminal.com, April 8, 2020 Italian ports cannot be considered safe because of the coronavirus epidemic and will not let charity refugee boats dock, the government has ruled. ROME, ITALY – The Italian government has declared its own seaports “unsafe” due to the coronavirus pandemic, and will not authorise the landing of migrant rescue boats until the end of the emergency. …

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ALL of Italy’s 60 mil. citizens in lockdown after huge spike in virus infections & deaths

Two soldiers wearing masks check a traveller holding a ticket and also wearing a surgical mask

PortandTerminal.com, March 10, 2020 “The whole of Italy is closed now,” was the headline in Corriere della Sera, the country’s largest-circulation daily. On Monday, Italy’s death toll spiked +27% to 463 from 366 on Sunday. ROME, ITALY – “There is no more time,” Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte Conte said in a televised address to the nation. Announcing the emergency measures, …

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The latest from Italy where 16 mill. people are in lock-down. Is America next?

Profile photo of a girl wearing a surgical mask in front of a European church in Italy

PortandTerminal.com, March 9, 2020 Italians woke up on Sunday morning to the announcement that the government was taking the most dramatic measures yet try to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Around 16 million people in the country’s prosperous northern region of Lombardy have been put in lock-down. MILAN, ITALY – With 7,375 confirmed cases and 366 deaths, Italy is dealing with …

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European logistics in crosshairs. Virus shutting down Italy. Markets terrified

PortandTerminal.com, February 24, 2020 In Austria, security official Franz Lang said the country was considering activating border controls to Italy. Both nations are part of the European Union’s visa- and passport-free zone, but under certain circumstances, individual countries can reactivate controls.  MILAN, ITALY – Logistics in Europe are under threat as the number of coronavirus infections in Italy, a nation …

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