Tag Archives: Spain

Spaniards put faith in COVID-19 vaccines even as cases surge

[ad_1] BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Like far too many of Spain’s 20-somethings, Sergio Rosado has seen the new, more contagious coronavirus strain strike those too eager to cut loose when authorities rolled back health restrictions with vaccinations picking up pace. But the 22-year-old student shares the country’s widespread public trust …

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The Latest: Spain reimplements COVID-19 restrictions

[ad_1] MADRID — Spanish regions are resorting back to curfews, caps on socialization and nightlife curbs to contain a sharp rise in coronavirus contagion as the fast-spreading delta variant infects mostly the unvaccinated youth. Catalonia and Valencia, the two regions in the Mediterranean coast with major virus outbreaks, are limiting …

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New virus surge sends younger patients to Spain’s hospitals

[ad_1] BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Julio Miranda had never felt the threat of the coronavirus too close. With an appointment for his first COVID-19 jab scheduled for mid-July, the 48-year-old house painter was, like many in the vaccine-abundant developed world, eagerly awaiting the end of his personal pandemic worries. Then …

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Spain restricts some nightlife as virus surges among young

[ad_1] MADRID (AP) — Faced with soaring numbers of new coronavirus infections among unvaccinated young people, some Spanish regions are rolling back curbs on nightlife only weeks after dropping them. Fearing that the surging contagion could strain health care services as stressed employees try to go on summer holidays, health …

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Hong Kong to ban flights from UK to curb virus

[ad_1] HONG KONG — Hong Kong says it will ban all passenger flights from the U.K. starting Thursday as it seeks to curb the spread of new variants of the coronavirus. It said in a statement Monday that the U.K. has been classified as “extremely high risk“ because of the …

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Global tally of COVID cases top 180 million as fast-spreading delta variant continues to alarm experts

[ad_1] The global tally of confirmed cases of the coronavirus-borne illness COVID-19 climbed above 180 million on Friday and the death toll moved closer to 4 million, amid fresh outbreaks of the highly infectious delta variant around the world that experts say are concerning. Israel, an early success story in …

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Golf-Rahm says he regrets not prioritizing coronavirus vaccination

[ad_1] SAN DIEGO, Calif. (Reuters) – Jon Rahm acknowledges that not prioritizing a coronavirus vaccination proved very costly, but he has been cleared to play again and vows to be ready for the U.S. Open starting at Torrey Pines on Thursday. Jun 14, 2021; San Diego, California, USA; Jon Rahm …

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Euro 2020 – Spain’s Diego Llorente tests positive for COVID-19; Spanish FA president thinks more likely

[ad_1] Spain defender Diego Llorente has tested positive for the coronavirus, with the Spanish football federation president saying there are likely to be more COVID-19 cases in the squad after captain Sergio Busquets returned a positive test on Sunday. – Euro 2020 on ESPN: Stream LIVE games and replays (U.S. …

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Tests of new antibody drug on mice show promise; Czech Republic to reopen border with EU – as it happened | World news

[ad_1] Portugal had asked Spanish authorities for clarification on “what could only have been a mistake”, Portugal’s foreign minister Augusto Santos Silva said. “We have asked Spanish authorities for clarification and await it being granted as quickly as possible, because if not we will need to adopt equivalent reciprocal measures,” …

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