Experiences of emptiness: postcards from 16 cities across the world (2)

RFI 2020.04.10 16:16
Paris (AFP) Deserted, silent, transformed; from Rome's historic Piazza Navona, to Baghdad's symbolic Tahrir Square. With over half of humanity confined to their homes, AFP TV journalists set up cameras in 16 cities across the world. Faced with the emptiness, they captured the mood - some emotional, worried or surprised - of the rare passers-by they encountered at 16:00 (4:00pm) local time on Wednesday. Normally the Italian capital's Piazza Navona would be buzzing with
METAMORPHOSE, BARMAN, BRANDENBURG, EXPERIENCE, PHILOSOPHER, COBBLESTONE, NE, NG, Syria, New York, Japan, Jerusalem, Canada, China, Berlin, France