Italy

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
An Italian Carabinieri officer, wearing a respiratory mask, stands guard at a road block on April 10, 2020 in Milan, Italy.
"Of course, we want to reopen the economy, but we think we should do it on a different basis from before."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Young protesters attend the Global Climate Strike in London on March 15, 2019.
"The countries that have signed this letter are absolutely right to say that...
Eoin Higgins, staff writer
Cristian Fracassi and Alessandro Ramaioli with templates they used to 3-D print life-saving valves for ventilators to help those stricken with severe coronavirus complications.
"There were people whose lives were in danger, and we acted. Period."

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