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Italy to scrap mandatory masks outdoors from June 28

Italy to scrap mandatory masks outdoors from June 28

Italy will lift a requirement that people wear face masks outdoors from June 28, the government said late on Monday, as Covid-19 cases and hospitalisations decline.

WHO urges caution over removing mask mandate for vaccinated people

WHO urges caution over removing mask mandate for vaccinated people

The World Health Organization on Friday said local conditions needed to be taken into account if a country is planning to allow vaccinated people not to wear masks in public.

542 face prosecution for Covid-19 violations

542 face prosecution for Covid-19 violations

The designated authorities referred 542 people to the Public Prosecution for violating the precautionary and preventive measures in force in the country to contain the spread of Covid-19, Qatar News Agency reported on Monday.

217 referred to prosecution for not wearing masks

217 referred to prosecution for not wearing masks

The designated authorities referred 217 people Tuesday to the Public Prosecution for not wearing masks in places where they are mandatory.

242 people face prosecution for not wearing masks

242 people face prosecution for not wearing masks

The authorities concerned have referred 242 people to the Public Prosecution for not wearing masks in places where they are mandatory.

MoI stresses need to wear masks as more than 200 violators face action

MoI stresses need to wear masks as more than 200 violators face action

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) has reiterated the importance of masks for public safety as the number of people referred to the Public Prosecution for not wearing masks crossed 200

175 face prosecution for not wearing masks

175 face prosecution for not wearing masks

The designated authorities referred 175 people to the Public Prosecution for not wearing masks in places where they are mandatory, QNA reported.

204 face prosecution for not wearing masks

204 face prosecution for not wearing masks

The designated authorities referred 204 people to the Public Prosecution for not wearing masks in places where they are mandatory.

Foreigners without face masks punished with push-ups in Bali

Foreigners without face masks punished with push-ups in Bali

Foreigners caught not wearing face masks on the Indonesian resort island of Bali are being subject to an unusual punishment: push-ups.

142 referred to prosecution for not wearing masks

142 referred to prosecution for not wearing masks

The designated authorities Saturday referred 142 people to the Public Prosecution for not wearing masks in places where they are mandatory.

From macaques to crabs, wildlife faces threat from face masks

From macaques to crabs, wildlife faces threat from face masks

Masks that helped save lives during the coronavirus pandemic are proving a deadly hazard for wildlife, with birds and marine creatures ensnared in the staggering number of discarded facial coverings littering animal habitats.

133 to face prosecution for not wearing masks

133 to face prosecution for not wearing masks

The designated authorities Sunday referred 133 people to the Public Prosecution for not wearing masks in places where they are mandatory.