Europe

https://www.worldometers.info/coronavirus/#countries- 28/5/2020

Italy
The Abruzzo region has rewritten the rules of amateur football to equip it for the Covid age: no man-marking, no tackling and no spitting on the ground.

The detailed instructions were signed by the regional president, Marco Marsilio, to prepare for the gradual reopening of amateur clubs.- 12/6/2020

Belgium

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/edition/news/coronavirus-crowded-and-affluent-belgium-has-been-hit-hard-pb05zzjk0?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=newsletter_144&utm_medium=email&utm_content=144_9655205&CMP=TNLEmail_118918_9655205_144 14/6/2020

Germany

Live classical music has returned to Berlin for the first time since lockdown as the city’s largest opera house staged Wagner’s Das Rheingold in its car park.

In a taste of what cultural life may look like for some time Deutsche Oper Berlin’s orchestra was reduced from 80 musicians to 22 and the audience was limited to 175 people. - 15/6/2020

France

A view of the world's over reaction to Covid 19 from the French philosopher Bernard-Henri Lévy - 26/7/2020

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/edition/news-review/bernard-henri-levy-interview-coronavirus-has-sent-the-world-into-psychotic-delirium-lz5sn8gnn?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=newsletter_144&utm_medium=email&utm_content=144_10056724&CMP=TNLEmail_118918_10056724_144

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