Severe weather hits Italy, causing widespread damage and loss of life.
It’s heartbreaking and shocking to know that more than 10 people were killed in the catastrophic storms that swept through central Italy. Another four are currently missing. My thoughts and prayers are with the families of those who suffered loss of loved ones, and for all people affected by this tragic events. The storms that have hit us are a stark reminder of the necessity to tackle the issue of climate change. It is heartbreaking to see the destruction. With elections just close at hand, I hope that this problem will receive the seriousness needed and significant progress will be made to address this issue.
A Short Summary
Ten people are believed to were killed during the storms that swept across central Italy as well as four others remain in the dark. A few days prior to the heavily-contested general elections that are scheduled for Italy, the issue of climate change was revived due to the severe storms. The campaign for the election is heavily focused on safeguarding the people of Italy from the effects of climate change as Italy is still recovering from a series of natural disasters in the past year.