Coronavirus brings tension and prejudice to Italy’s beaches

Coronavirus brings tension and prejudice to Italy’s beaches

Coronavirus brings tension and prejudice to Italy’s beaches

Tensions have broken out on beaches and holidaymakers from Lombardy reported instances of discrimination as Italy’s first summer since the coronavirus outbreak gets under way. Residents of Codogno in Lodi province, the first town in the country’s badly affected Lombardy region to be quarantined, have claimed attempts to book holidays elsewhere in Italy were rebuffed after they revealed they would be travelling from a former “red zone”.

By Miki