Italy We can't wear pink masks with decorum, police grumble
The Guardian|January 15, 2022
Pink masks are ‘eccentric’, the head of one police union has insisted
Angela Giuffrida

Fashion-conscious Italian police are in revolt after receiving batches of pink face masks to wear on duty, arguing that the “eccentric” colour is ill-matched with their uniforms.

Police units in six cities were sent the FFP2 masks from the office of Italy’s Covid-19 emergency commissioner, Francesco Paolo Figliuolo.

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