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Flights cancelled on Friday due to strike in Italy

Alitalia will continue intercontinental flights during the strike.
Alitalia will continue intercontinental flights during the strike. Image by BriYYZ / CC BY-SA 2.0

Airlines including Ryanair, EasyJet and Alitalia have cancelled hundreds of flights to, from and within Italy this Friday in anticipation of a nationwide strike. Trains and other public transport will also be affected, but Alitalia has said that intercontinental flights from Rome Fiumicino and Milan Malpensa airports will not be cancelled. Read more: thelocal.it