US Navy ship on Italy's waters plays Italian national anthem as Europe locks down over coronavirus

Mar 18, 2020 1113

BY: Greg Norman

A heartwarming video has emerged of a U.S. Navy ship playing the Italian national anthem in an act of solidarity with the European country hardest hit by the coronavirus.

The display from the USS Mount Whitney, stationed in the waters off the port city of Gaeta, comes as Italy is grappling with nearly 25,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19, which as of Monday morning have resulted in more than 1,800 deaths, according to statistics from John Hopkins University.

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