(CGTN) A joint police patrol between China and Italy kicked off Monday in Rome.
This is the third time that the two countries have carried out such a patrol.
Ten uniformed Chinese officers will be patrolling areas in Rome, Milan, Venice and Prato in collaboration with their Italian colleagues from May 28 to June 17.
These Chinese officers will assist Italian police in handling issues related to the safety of Chinese citizens, Chinese with foreign nationality, and overseas Chinese.
Officers are at the opening session of the joint patrol in Rome, Italy, May 28, 2018. /Xinhua Photo