Italy poverty: Rising number of people seeking assistance

In Italy, there has been a threefold increase in the number of people seeking food handouts in Rome because of the coronavirus pandemic. Most of those needing assistance have lost their jobs or gone bankrupt during lockdowns in the last 12 months.
Al Jazeera’s Stefanie Dekker reports from the Italian capital.
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