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Italy: Florence desolate as coronavirus pandemic ravages country02:47

Italy: Florence desolate as coronavirus pandemic ravages country

Italy, Florence
March 31, 2020 at 14:36 GMT +00:00 · Published

The city of Florence was left empty amid the coronavirus pandemic in footage from Saturday, as Italy remains the COVID-19 hardest-hit European country with over 100,000 confirmed cases as of Monday and 11,591 deaths thus far.

Florence which is usually packed with locals and tourists has turned into a ghost town.

The total number of infected people recorded since the beginning of the outbreak reached more than 800,000 worldwide. Some 172,000 people have recovered globally while nearly 39,000 have died.

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The city of Florence was left empty amid the coronavirus pandemic in footage from Saturday, as Italy remains the COVID-19 hardest-hit European country with over 100,000 confirmed cases as of Monday and 11,591 deaths thus far.

Florence which is usually packed with locals and tourists has turned into a ghost town.

The total number of infected people recorded since the beginning of the outbreak reached more than 800,000 worldwide. Some 172,000 people have recovered globally while nearly 39,000 have died.

Mandatory Credit: FlorenceTV

Note: Music in the file may be subject to copyright.

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