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TOP OF THE HOUR:
— Italy has 531 new infections up to now 24 hours.
— UK chief Boris Johnson stands by aide over 250-mile lockdown journey.
— Job power coordinator warns about lack of social distancing.
— U.S. more likely to ban journey from hard-hit Brazil.
MILAN — The variety of confirmed new infections in Italy rose by simply 531 up to now 24 hours, with half within the populous northern area of Lombardy that has borne the brunt of Italy’s epidemic.
The civil safety company on Sunday reported simply 50 deaths however officers stated that Lombardy had not up to date its toll.
Greater than half of Italy’s areas reported new circumstances within the single digits — with the caveat that exams are being administered solely to those that are hospitalized, have signs or have been in shut contact with somebody who’s optimistic for the virus.
The variety of individuals in intensive care dropped to 553.
Italy is within the first full week of loosened restrictions, with bars and eating places open in addition to seashores and parks.