Sky News Arabia reported, in an urgent news, that Italian Health Minister Roberto Speranza announced the suspension of schools, offices and sporting activities in the areas where the Corona virus is prevalent in the country. And it was announced that 8 new cases of Corona virus had been reported in Italy.
A statement issued by the Italian authorities in the Italian region of Lombardy announced today, Friday, that the tests showed that an Italian citizen was infected with the new Corona virus, as the statement stated that the infected man was 38 years old and that he was transferred to a hospital in Codeneau and is still subject to further medical tests.
According to the website, “Russia Today”, this would be the fourth confirmed case in Italy, after it was proven that Chinese tourists and another Italian were injured.
Earlier, Italian Foreign Minister Luigi Di Mayo announced his country’s intention to evacuate 35 Italian citizens from the cruise ship “Diamond Princess” imposed on a quarantine in the waters of Japan; due to fears of the spread of “Corona” virus, and de Mayo said, “It is from It is planned that a plane will take off to bring our nationals, “without making more details available on the flight, stressing that his country never gives up its nationals, thanking all those who support the Italian citizens.
It is noteworthy that the ship is subject to quarantine in the Japanese port “Yokohama” and the number of passengers and crew members infected with the virus so far has reached 355 people.