CORONAVIRUS is crippling the north of Italy as up to 50,000 people have now been forced into quarantine following more than 250 cases reported since the outbreak.
More than 50,000 Italians are literally locked down, facing jail sentences and fines if they leave their homes, thanks to the largest outbreak outside Asia!
A relatively intense earthquake was recorded today at 17.02, on central Calabria on the Sila massif. The earthquake was clearly felt over much of the region.
A fifth elderly patient has died after contracting the coronavirus in Italy, while the number of people testing positive for the virus is now over 200.
Austria has denied entry to a train from Italy on suspicion that two travelers might be infected with the coronavirus, the interior ministry said on Sunday.
Venice has canceled its annual Carnevale celebrations as well as closing its museums, while universities in Trieste and Udine have suspended all activity until 1 March.
A second person in Italy has died from complications from the new coronavirus, Italian news agency ANSA said on Saturday 22-2-2020.
Italy announces 14 new Coronavirus cases in Lombardy and two cases in Veneto.
Six Italians have tested positive for the coronavirus in the region of Lombardy!