Covid-19: Did coronavirus lockdown in Italy start early enough? | ITV News

The scenes inside overcrowded ICU wards in northern Italy in March were both shocking and signficant – the first vision that the full impact of coronavirus was being unleashed in Europe. The worst affected place was Bergamo. It was overwhelmed first by the virus, then by death, then grief. Now the worst is over, there … Read more Covid-19: Did coronavirus lockdown in Italy start early enough? | ITV News

Lessons for the world from Italy’s coronavirus epicentre

The number of Covid-19 deaths has risen again in the northern Italian region of Lombardy. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) Optimism about a further easing of lockdown on Monday has been tempered by fear of a second wave, and questions about why this wealthy area was so badly hit. Our international editor, Lindsey Hilsum is in Bergamo, the … Read more Lessons for the world from Italy’s coronavirus epicentre

Italy fears second wave of Coronavirus after lockdown eased

Italy began to ease its lockdown last Monday but in the north fears of a second wave are growing. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) We’re in Bergamo, the worst affected place in Europe, where the epidemic peaked in March, and had been subsiding. International Editor, Lindsey Hilsum reports. ———————– Follow us on Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/Channel4News

COVID-19 in Italy | Russian military lab in action

A rare video takes us behind the scenes of the Russian military’s field laboratory set up outside #Italy’s #COVID19-hit #Bergamo, revealing how absolute sterility is achieved and how the tests are done. The clip from the Defense Ministry shows the full cycle of the lab’s operations – from the arrival of the sample, which is … Read more COVID-19 in Italy | Russian military lab in action

COVID-19 | Russian military disinfects Italy’s Bergamo

Russian military together with Italian colleagues disinfect the Beato Luigi Maria Palazzollo Institute in Italian #Bergamo. #COVID19 #Italy Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us on Instagram http://instagram.com/rt Follow us on Soundcloud https://soundcloud.com/rttv #RT (Russia … Read more COVID-19 | Russian military disinfects Italy’s Bergamo

ICU Nurses in Battle with Coronavirus in Italy’s Epicenter of Pandemic

Two senior nurses on the frontline in Italy’s battle to save lives have described what it is like to work in the main hospital of Bergamo, in a region hit hardest by the outbreak of the new coronavirus. Maddalena Ferrari, 47, and Maria Berardelli, 51, worked as surgical operation rooms nurse-coordinators at the John XXIII … Read more ICU Nurses in Battle with Coronavirus in Italy’s Epicenter of Pandemic

Special Report: Coronavirus – Into The Red Zone

Sky News’ Chief Correspondent Stuart Ramsay travels to the heart of Europe’s coronavirus pandemic. In the city of Bergamo in Northern Italy, he meets doctors fighting the illness that’s changing the entire world and witnesses the impact COVID-19 is having on Italy’s people, infrastructure and economy. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews … Read more Special Report: Coronavirus – Into The Red Zone

Italian military airlifts COVID-19 patients

Two patients with COVID-19, the illness caused by coronavirus, on Friday were transported by military plane from Italy’s northern city of Bergamo to Bari in the south. Footage from the Italian Army Air Force showed two bio-containment beds onboard a military plane that left hard-hit Bergamo, where many hospitals are at capacity and unable to … Read more Italian military airlifts COVID-19 patients

‘You start with such high hopes’: Inside Italy hospital at epicentre of virus outbreak

In Italy, the death toll from Covid-19 is now more than 14,500. It is the hardest hit European country. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) In Bergamo, which is close to the Alps, it’s thought fatalities could be double previous estimates. The reason – because so many elderly patients died untested at home. The outbreak was first detected in … Read more ‘You start with such high hopes’: Inside Italy hospital at epicentre of virus outbreak

Special report: Into The Red Zone

The UK’s Sky News produced this special report called “Into the Red Zone” during which a reporter, Stuart Ramsey, went into the city of Bergamo, in the Lombardy region of Italy, which has been so devastatingly affected by the coronavirus outbreak. Sky News’ Special Correspondent Stuart Ramsay charts the days when coronavrius spread from China … Read more Special report: Into The Red Zone

Italy’s war on COVID-19 | Army installs checkpoints in Bergamo

The Italian army set up a checkpoint on the Borgo Palazzo street in Bergamo, on Sunday, to help the local police enforce the nationwide coronavirus lockdown. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us on Instagram … Read more Italy’s war on COVID-19 | Army installs checkpoints in Bergamo

Coronavirus: Italian Army Sends Coffins to Be Cremated as Cemeteries Fill Up

Italian army trucks on Thursday transported dozens of coffins from a cemetery in hard-hit Bergamo that will be brought to and temporarily stored in churches across the Lombardy region, awaiting cremation. The high number of deaths from COVID-19, the illness caused by the coronavirus, has caused many cemeteries to have to reject coffins due to … Read more Coronavirus: Italian Army Sends Coffins to Be Cremated as Cemeteries Fill Up

COVID-19 in Italy | Coffins stored in church

Italian army trucks on Thursday transported dozens of coffins from a cemetery in hard-hit #Bergamo that will be brought to and temporarily stored in churches across Lombardy region, awaiting cremation. The high number of deaths from #COVID19, the illness caused by coronavirus, has caused many cemeteries to have to reject coffins due to lack of … Read more COVID-19 in Italy | Coffins stored in church

Coronavirus: Bergamo Doctors Say They Weren’t Prepared as Italy Records Jump in Cases

Dr. Stefano Fagiuoli, Papa Giovanni XXIII hospital in Bergamo, Italy said “no hospital can be prepared” for coronavirus as Covid-19 cases spread further throughout the country despite a strict eight-week lockdown. Italy reported 6,153 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours on Thursday, its biggest rise in the last five days, and 662 deaths. … Read more Coronavirus: Bergamo Doctors Say They Weren’t Prepared as Italy Records Jump in Cases

Coronavirus: Life and death in Bergamo

The UK’s Sky News produced this report into life in one of the Covid-19 pandemic’s worst-hit Italian towns, Bergamo. Stuart Ramsay speaks to the residents of Bergamo about life in their ‘apocalyptic’ town. Last week, Stuart and his team visited the town’s hospital, which is at the centre of the coronavirus crisis. Sky News YouTube … Read more Coronavirus: Life and death in Bergamo