Italy Extends Its Quarantine to the Entire Country, Prime Minister Says – NATION AND STATE

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Italy’s Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte announced that starting Tuesday, the entire country will be placed under lockdown to combat the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus—…

The country reported nearly 100 deaths on Monday, bringing the total to 463, while nearly 8,000 cases have been confirmed, according to ANSA.

“There won’t be just a red zone,” Conte told reporters in reference to the lockdown in areas in northern Italy over the weekend. There will be Italy” as a protected area, he added.

Inmates at more than two dozen Italian prisons rioted against restrictions on family visits and other containment measures, and six died after they broke into the infirmary and overdosed on anti-psychotic medicine.

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