Giuseppe Conte tells the BBC EU leaders need to rise to the challenge of the pandemic.
As cases rise in Suifenhe - 1,000 miles from Beijing - people have been ordered to stay indoors.
The coalition has been fighting against Houthi forces in Yemen since March 2015.
The comments come as President Trump continues his attacks on what he calls the "China-centric" WHO.
People surging unmonitored over borders in a volatile part of the world has sparked dire warnings.
The spread of coronavirus has shut down entertainment venues but for these dancers the show must go on.
Company says it has enough kit for government to ramp up screening to 100,000 a day
Move allows ministers to spend more in the short term to combat coronavirus without tapping the gilts market
Almost half of British companies have scrapped payouts in response to coronavirus
US’s reign as world’s biggest oil producer could end without a deal at meeting this week
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