Spanish doctors prepare to make difficult decisions if intensive care units reach capacity

Officials admit the worst is yet to come as Spain exceeds 1,000 deaths and field hospitals start going up across the country


Catalan premier tells BBC that Madrid is blocking coronavirus lockdown in his region

Criticized by government officials for “misrepresenting the truth,” Quim Torra later said his words had been poorly translated


Spain’s coronavirus deaths soar past 1,000, while infections rise to nearly 20,000

Health authorities warn that the figures may not indicate the true scale of the local transmission of the SARS-CoV-2 virus


Half of all Spaniards fear losing their jobs over coronavirus crisis

Bank of Spain warns that the economy will experience “an unprecedented disturbance” due to the pandemic


Coronavirus crisis in Madrid’s senior homes: “If he gets infected, no one will do anything to help him”

EL PAÍS has received numerous emails and phone calls about the critical situation facing the elderly in residencies, from the shortage of staff to ambulances refusing to transfer patients


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El Roto cartoon, March 20, 2020