The authorities of Madrid decided to introduce additional health measures to prevent the spread of coronavirus COVID-19 in the capital region, said the head of government of the community of Madrid Isabel díaz Also.
Prior to that, according to the order of the Spanish government, a mask had to be worn in transport, any enclosed public places, on the streets, if it is not possible to observe two meters of social distance. Now the wearing of masks is mandatory, even if it is possible to keep the distance. Earlier similar measures were adopted in other Autonomous communities of the country, except for the Canary Islands.
The Minister of foreign Affairs of Spain Arantxa gonzález Laya and NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg held talks in Madrid, which discussed relations with Russia.
"The conversation was around actual events of the organization at that moment when she confronts many challenges, from the complex relations with Russia in the East, to instability in the southern Mediterranean, as well as the need to strengthen transatlantic relations", - stated in the message of the Spanish foreign Ministry.
Mourning ceremony in memory of more than 28 thousands of victims in the epidemic COVID-19 took place in Spain.
To pay tribute to the victims of the profits all members of the government headed by Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez, all heads of the Autonomous communities of Spain, the leaders of the major political parties in the country, except for VOX, whose members refused to come because of disagreements with the government.
The Spanish government supports the decision of Generalitat of Catalonia on the introduction of strict quarantine on the territory of the region where you live 160 thousand people, despite the court decision.
The Catalan government decided on the introduction of strict quarantine in part of the Comarca Segre, including the city of Lleida: the inhabitants are forbidden to leave their homes except in cases of urgent need, all the shops (except for food), shops, sports centers and so on are closed, restaurants and bars can sell food only with home delivery. However, this decision of the court appealed against the Prosecutor's office and investigative Lleida, the court refused to confirm the legality of the introduction of stringent quarantine because, in his opinion, local outbreaks of infections "under control", and similar restrictive measures can only take the government of Spain. On Monday, the head of the Catalan Generalitat Kim Torre said that the quarantine imposed in spite of the court decision.
The wearing of masks in all public places will become compulsory in the Balearic Islands in Spain.
In addition, as the adviser of health of the Autonomous community of Patricia Gomez in an interview with radio station Cadena Ser, there will be restrictions on the number of people – up to 70 outdoors and 30 indoors, while the number of children that can participate in children's activities, will be increased.
Italy and Spain believe that the EU will be able in July to agree on the agreement on anti-crisis Fund, stated after the meeting in Madrid premiere of Pedro Sanchez and Giuseppe Conte.
"July is the month of the agreement. Must be the month of the agreement. We all have a responsibility to make sure that it was the month of the agreement," said Sanchez, commenting on the possibility of reaching agreement at the EU summit on July 17-18.
The Spanish Supreme court has rejected three lawsuits filed in connection with the exhumation of former Spanish dictator Francisco Franco (reign 1939-1975), according to Spanish television TVE.
The text of the decision must be fully unveiled in the coming days.
Winner of the title Mr. Spain was detained for the murder of his father, told RIA Novosti in the Supreme court of Madrid.
Twenty-five year old Vicente Hernandez Rodriguez, award-winning Mister España Pacific World in 2017, attacked his father during a family quarrel.
More than 700 Russians took part in the voting on amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation in Spain as of 17.00 (18.00 GMT).
The polls opened in Spain in two cities - the Embassy in Madrid and Consulate General in Barcelona.
Over the past day in Madrid for the first time since the beginning of the epidemic there was not a single fatality from the coronavirus COVID-19, said the Chairman of the government of the community of Madrid Isabel díaz Also.
"The good news. Yesterday was the first day in Madrid was not was died from COVID-19. Together we can ensure that this nightmare is not repeated," wrote Also on Twitter.
Passengers arriving from risk zones, where the level of the epidemic of the coronavirus COVID-19 is higher than in Spain must present a pre-made tests on the absence of a coronavirus, such a proposal was made by the mayor of Madrid, josé Luis martínez-Almeida.
"Measures (airport) insufficient Barajas is the main international point of entry to Spain... it is Necessary to strengthen security measures to control potential infected people who come to our city... would have to request the tests (passengers who come) from certain risk areas that would have been made in places where they're going," the mayor said in an interview with Telecinco.
Last week, Spanish prosecutors filed more than 20 criminal cases in relation to deaths in nursing homes during an epidemic COVID-19 in Spain, the Ministry reported.
The total number of such cases has reached 240, most of them in Madrid (105) and Catalonia (43), follows from the message of the Prosecutor General.
More than 20 percent of the States began to remove restrictions on tourist travel, while the boundaries of the 65 percent of the countries are completely closed to foreigners, according to the world tourism organization of the United Nations (UNWTO), the headquarters of which is located in Madrid.
As of 15 June in the context of individual countries and 48 destinations (22%) gradually remove restrictions on movement. A month earlier, on 18 may, such area was seven (three percent). In particular, began to open the borders 37 European countries, six countries of the American continent (five of which island), there are three priorities in the Asia-Pacific region (two island) and two States in Africa, the group says.
The action of physicians in memory of those killed during the epidemic COVID-19 colleagues and demanding the authorities to improve labor conditions took place in Madrid.
Several hundred physicians gathered in front of the government building of the community of Madrid in Puerta del Sol that, as stated by the initiator of the action, the Union AMYTS doctors, "to defend the rights of medical workers".
The total number of victims of the epidemic of the coronavirus COVID-19 in Spain is 28 313, it is 1 177 more than previously reported.
"Today, the figure of 313 28 in the whole of Spain died with the diagnosis of the coronavirus," - said at a press conference Director of the Spanish coordination centre of alerts and emergencies, Fernando Simon. In recent weeks, the Ministry of health tried to establish the real number of deaths as a result of coronavirus with a confirmed diagnosis, to get updated
Madrid investigating court suspended the case concerning the representative of the government of Spain in Madrid, josé Manuel Franco in connection with permission to hold a rally on March 8, after which the capital has aggravated the epidemiological situation in connection with COVID-19.
In court Jose Manuel Franco filed a private person in connection with the fact that his Agency was allowed to hold a mass rally on 8 March in defense of women's rights, despite the fact that in Spain at that time was already identified 600 cases of infection, 17 people died. In Madrid the meeting was attended by 120 thousand people.
Spanish authorities want to fine the Belgian Prince Joachim for the fact that, upon arriving in Spain, he broke the quarantine.
The nephew of the Belgian king Philip and son of Princess Astrid Prince Joachim on may 24, arrived in Madrid and the same day went by train to Cordoba (Andalusia), where he visited two parties. The next day Joachim felt the symptoms of the coronavirus on may 28 and got a positive test COVID-19.
One of the most famous landmarks of Spain – the Sagrada Familia in Barcelona – will resume in July, but so far is known to date only when it will be available for the residents of this city. Dates open for tourists yet, said General Director of the construction company temple Javier Martinez.
In the second stage of the opening 18 July, the temple will be able to visit the people of Barcelona, and until the end of the year the entrance will be free. The Church will work on weekends in the afternoon.
Thousands protest immigrants from African countries in connection with the death in the United States at the hands of police George Floyd takes place in Madrid, the correspondent of RIA Novosti.
The crowd are chanting in Spanish and English: "No justice, no peace",
Three of the most famous Museum of Spain, Prado, Reina Sofia and Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum opened its doors to the public. On the opening day of the "Golden triangle" of museums of Madrid, passed the correspondent of RIA Novosti.
Prado, closed on 12 March due to the epidemic of the coronavirus, officially resumed work on Saturday. However, even before there has been the first visitors – doctors, police, firemen, civil guard, red cross volunteers - the main characters of Spain the last three months.
The government of the community of Madrid this week appealed to the Ministry of health of Spain with the request to allow the region to move on to the next, second, phase of the so-called "de-escalation", the easing of the quarantine measures to coronavirus. If the authorities agree, then next Monday in the capital area and can be opened large shopping centers.
Meanwhile, the capital's residents can update your wardrobe in small shops, which began to open in may. RIA news decided to go on them and learn how they work in the new environment.
In Spain, the number of patients who in the last 24 hours the diagnosis was confirmed coronavirus COVID-19, increased by 219 people, follows from the data of the Ministry of health.
On the eve reported 137 cases in 24 hours, a day earlier – on 71. The total number of patients since the epidemic began was diagnosed after the performed PCR-test – 240 326. The total number of people who have suffered a coronavirus from the beginning of the epidemic, including those who have not done PCR, the Ministry of health estimates that 2.3 million people.
No lethal outcome of patients diagnosed with the coronavirus has not been registered for the last day in Spain, follows from the data of the Ministry of health of the country.
Since the epidemic began in Spain died 27 127 people, over the last seven days – 34. Exactly the same figures - 27 127 – figured in the report for Sunday and Monday. Thus, for the second consecutive day in the country there is no lethal outcome in patients with COVID-19.
Cases of coronavirus in late may during a trip to Spain 28-year-old Belgian Prince Joachim admitted that he did not comply with the necessary measures of isolation and expressed a willingness to be punished, said on Monday the Belgian TV channel RTBF.
According to Spanish media, the nephew of king Philippe of the Belgians and son of Princess Astrid Prince Joachim on may 24, went to Madrid for a training internship. But the same day went by train to Cordoba (Andalucia), may 26, took part in a party with friends and family members. Just the celebration was attended by 27 people. The next day Joachim felt the symptoms of the coronavirus on may 28 and got a positive test COVID-19.
Only 96 cases of infection with coronavirus COVID-19 were detected in the last 24 hours in Spain, the total number since the epidemic began - 239 429, follows from the data of the Ministry of health.
On Saturday it was reported 271 identified using PCR tests case per day.
The Spanish authorities are going one last time to extend the regime of high alert in the country, said Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez on the basis of consultations with the heads of the Autonomous communities.
He said that the final, third, stage of the so-called "de-escalation" (the lifting of quarantine measures) control from the Central authorities transferred to the leadership of the Autonomous communities. "In the hands of the government (Spain) will only regulation of movement," added Sanchez.
The number of reported cases of coronavirus infection in Spain increased during the day on 271, nearly 100 more than the previous day.
In Madrid revealed 95 cases in Catalonia – 88.