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Italy's consulate opening in Benghazi delayed as consul catches Coronavirus
May 25, 2021 - 21:38
Written by: AbdulkaderAssad
The Italian embassy in Libya said the opening of its consulate in Benghazi was delayed from Wednesday to few days later as the consul tested positive for Coronavirus.
The Italian embassy added on Twitter that consul Carlo Batori tested positive for Covid-19 before making the trip to Libya, saying that the opening process was underway and the consulate would open as soon as the consul recovers.