Car-free Sunday for smog-struck Milan

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Un cycliste porte un masque pour se déplacer dans les rues de Milan © DAMIEN MEYER / AFP

The northern Italian city of Milan banned all traffic from its streets for 10 hours on Sunday in an attempt to reduce smog.

The measure, first imposed on a trial basis in 2007, is triggered whenever pollution exceeds the statutory limit for 12 consecutive days.

BBC

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