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The Coronavirus Pandemic In Italy 1 Year Later

On Feb. 21, 2020, Italy confirmed the first locally transmitted coronavirus infections outside of Asia.

In the past year, the pandemic has raged across the country, killing more than 95,000 people. Host Jane Clayson checks in with the BBC's Mark Lowen in Rome to see how Italy is faring today.

This BBC interview can be heard in the Here & Now podcast or with the WBUR app.

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