Flags at Half-Staff as Italy Marks Day of Remembrance for COVID Victims

Flags were lowered to half-staff at the office of Italy’s president as the country held a national day of remembrance for the victims of COVID-19 on March 18.

Prime Minister Mario Draghi was due to visit Bergamo, one of the worst-hit cities, and ceremonies were due to be held across the country. Credit: Quirinale via Storyful