Italian restaurants refuse to close doors despite COVID restrictions

About This Source - RT

The video item below is a piece of English language content from RT (formerly Russia Today). RT is a Russian state-funded broadcaster.

Recent from RT:

  • Americans’ relationship with masks: It’s complicated
  • Social distancing… with robodogs!
  • Hands to print | Russian tech firm gifts kid with 3D-printed arms
  • RT published this video item, entitled “Italian restaurants refuse to close doors despite COVID restrictions” – below is their description.

    As Italy imposes tough restrictions requiring restaurants to close by 6 pm, some owners have refused to close their doors in protest against the COVID measures. Unsurprisingly, those who did flout the rules were issued with fines.

    RT YouTube Channel

    Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.

    In This Story: COVID-19

    Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.

    Symptoms of coronavirus

    The main symptoms of coronavirus are:

    • a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
    • a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
    • shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)

    Latest News about Covid-19

    Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.

    5 Recent Items: COVID-19

  • COVID-19: Doctors, residents protest plans to roll back Alberta’s pandemic restrictions
  • Millions face threat of homelessness as US pandemic protections over evictions expire
  • Queensland schools added to list of exposure sites | 7NEWS
  • NSW Health Minister says lockdown was not delayed | Insiders
  • IN FULL: 239 cases of COVID-19 recorded in NSW | ABC News
  • In This Story: Italy

    Italy is a republic in central Europe which forms a peninsula in the Mediterranean Sea as well as bordering France, Switzerland, Austria and Slovenia. The islands of Sardinia and Sicily form part of the main territory of Italy. Italy is part of the Eurozone, having entered the common currency on 1st January 1999.

    The capital, Rome, is home to the Vatican as well as landmark art and ancient ruins. Other major cities include Florence, with Renaissance masterpieces such as Michelangelo’s “David” and Brunelleschi’s Duomo; Venice, the city of canals; and Milan, Italy’s fashion capital.

    4 Recent Items: Italy

  • The scientists in Sicily who keep watch on one of the world’s most active volcanoes | 7NEWS
  • Italy struggles to vaccinate migrants
  • Italians Line Up for Covid Vaccine After Country Launches Green Pass
  • Afghan refugees struggling to reach Turkey through Iran
  • Leave a Comment