MILAN, Italy — Normally packed tourist sites, shops and restaurants stood deserted across Italy on Thursday, a day after authorities drastically tightened a nationwide lockdown in a bid to curb the spread of the coronavirus.Milan, the country’s financial capital, was a ghost town as residents woke up to an order to close all shops except supermarkets, food stores and pharmacies. In a city center normally bustling with shoppers, a handful of people mingled at a street market that had just one stand open.In the university area of the city, almost all shops were closed and people, most wearing masks, lined up to get into a drug store.A deserted street in downtown Milan, Italy on Thursday. Luca Bruno / APInside, pharmacist Andrea De Leo, 26, said they were running out of masks but were expecting a new delivery at the end of the week.Despite the most severe restrictions since World War II, De Leo said that the city would persevere.Let our news meet your inbox. The news and stories that matters, delivered weekday mornings.“We are getting used to this,” he said. “We will resist.”Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte unveiled the heightened restrictions on Wednesday night. The country of 60 million is


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