The investigation, coordinated by Milan’s Deputy Public Prosecutor Eugenio Fusco and prosecutors Bianca Maria Bag Macario and Maura Ripamonti, made it possible to identify Telegram channels through real-time monitoring of the Web and the use of a series of innovative technological tools.
Vaccines for sale
Telegram channels pointed to anonymous accounts on specific areas of the dark web through which it was possible to contact sellers and proceed with the purchase. Payment had to be made in cryptocurrencies and comprehensive packages were offered with guarantee of anonymity, shipment tracking, refrigerated packaging and vaccine administration certificate.
I am green lane The financiers confirmed that the Green Lanes of Sale reported false identification data for the vaccine, the QR Code, the number that distinguishes the batch of origin for the first and second doses of the vaccine. Certificates that, according to the sellers themselves, were also delivered outside the European Union and especially in the United States, Great Britain and Switzerland.
Over 60 less immunized groups – Meanwhile, concern is growing about the more than 2.5 million citizens over the age of 60 who have not yet received their first serum treatment. Data published in the government’s weekly report shows that the 60 to 69 age group is the most “exposed” group, with nearly 1.5 million people not vaccinated. In the category of 70-79 years, there are 780 thousand individuals who have not yet received any training, while among the over 80 the number drops to 345 thousand.