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Catalonia, the law and coronavirus lockdowns

Jul 14, 2020, 11:56 am
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Patrons only: Catalonia is the new ground zero for Covid in Spain. What is Torra's regional government doing?

Outbreaks are increasing again in Spain: from the 73 the Health Minister, Illa, announced in a TV interview last Thursday to the 120 the country's chief coronavirus spokesman, Fernando Simón, announced yesterday. Yesterday, the Health Ministry said there had only been 164 new positive cases on Sunday but the total difference with Friday's total was 2,045 new cases, that a civil servant somewhere in the data collection system had classified on some date prior to yesterday. Catalonia is Spain's new Covid ground zero.

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