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Italy authorizes 180 “Ocean Viking” migrants to land in Sicily

The Italian authorities today authorized 180 migrants to land in Sicily on board the humanitarian vessel “Ocean Viking”, managed by the non-governmental organization (NGO) SOS Méditerranée, which announced the decision of the Government of Rome on Twitter. The NGO…
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Italy opens borders but excludes countries imposing restrictions

Italy, which will open its international borders on June 3, warned today that it will keep them closed to countries that impose entry restrictions on Italian citizens, due to the principle of reciprocity. “We believe in the European spirit, but we are ready to close…
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Italy lets local authorities decide reopening dates

The Italian government said on Monday it would allow local authorities to decide when to lift the restrictions imposed in March to curb the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, local media reported. The province of Alto Adige became the first to reopen restaurants, bars and…