Italians are preparing for the first stage in lifting coronavirus restrictions on May 4 [Jennifer Lorenzini/Reuters]
Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte has opted for a nationwide reopening, rather than lifting restrictions region by region, taking into account the distribution of infection clusters. And it’s a plan that is not without its critics.
“Thanks to the sacrifices done until today we have managed to contain the spread of the epidemic. This is a great result,” Conte said on Sunday.
“We are about to enter the phase of coexistence with the virus, and we need