From the Canadian Government’s Travel Advice website –
Travel Report updated in the last 24hrs for Italy
Recent Updates: The Natural Disasters tab was updated – earthquake.
Central and southern Italy is located in an active seismic zone. On October 30, 2016, a 6.5 earthquake struck the central Apennine region, close to the towns of Castelsantangelo sul Nera, Norcia and Arquata del Tronto. Tremors were felt throughout central Italy. On October 26, 2016, two earthquakes of magnitude 5.5 and 6.1 struck the same region. These earthquakes occurred two months after a 6.2 magnitude earthquake struck Accumoli, near Rieti, causing close to 300 deaths. There is infrastructure and road damage throughout the affected area, as well as an increased risk of landslides. Expect disruptions in power supplies, communication systems and transportation services. Aftershocks may occur. See Protezione Civile (Italy’s civil protection department) for the latest information on seismic activity in Italy.
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