Italy seizes German-flagged migrant rescue boat over safety rules

Italy’s coastguard says Sea-Watch 3 violated safety rules and it must fix the irregularities before resuming operations Italian authorities have seized a boat operated by a German charity that last month rescued more than 200 people stranded at sea because

Italy's daily coronavirus death toll and new cases dip

ROME (Reuters) – Deaths from the COVID-19 epidemic in Italy fell to 242 on Friday, against 262 the day before, the Civil Protection Agency said, while the daily tally of new cases dipped to 789 from 992 on Thursday. The

Italy's daily coronavirus death toll jumps, new cases stable

ROME (Reuters) – Deaths from the COVID-19 epidemic in Italy jumped by 474 on Saturday, against 269 the day before, the Civil Protection Agency said, posting the largest daily toll of fatalities since April 21. The steep increase in deaths