CORONAVIRUS

Citing coronavirus crisis, Spain retreats on transparency

Requests for information regarding government procurement during the health emergency are going unanswered

EL PAÍS SEMANAL

Coronavirus: The war of our generation

Under Operation Balmis, more than 8,000 soldiers in Spain are doing what they can every day to support the fight against Covid-19, from building field hospitals and disinfecting senior residences, to transporting the bodies of victims

CORONAVIRUS

Spanish Health Ministry calculates a new rise in daily coronavirus fatalities, with 585 registered deaths

Government official announces a change to the total of victims so far, which stands at 19,487, citing a “discrepancy” in the figures supplied by an unidentified region

OPINION

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, April 17, 2020

CORONAVIRUS

Government advisors support reopening Spanish schools in September

Experts say the return to the classroom should be carried out in phases and with special precautions, according to the situation of the coronavirus crisis at that time

CORONAVIRUS

Spain’s summer weather will not be enough to defeat the coronavirus, say experts

While one study argues that warm temperatures in the country will hinder the spread of the virus, leading doctors and epidemiologists say that more will be needed to halt infections