The pandemic is proving profitable for organized crime. Failing businesses aren't getting quick stop-gap loans from the government, so the mafia is stepping in. But that often has grave consequences. A pizzeria in Naples wants to avoid that.
Plagued by COVID-19 and an economic crisis, Italy is now facing the possible resurgence of the Camorra clan. The crime syndicate, like others across Italy, is trying to exploit the post-lockdown vacuum.
The German chancellor expressed optimism for the country's future after its citizens showed "reason and responsibility for others." Nevertheless, she warned the battle is far from over. Follow DW for the latest.
Praised and denounced for its unorthodox approach to tackling COVID-19, Sweden reported its first day with zero deaths since March 11. Spain seeks one last extension of the state of emergency. Follow DW for the latest.
The French government has announced a widespread relaxation of coronavirus restrictions, with the overall risk level downgraded in many parts. Meanwhile, the US death toll has surpassed 100,000. Follow DW for the latest.
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