On Friday, there were 2,796 new infections confirmed while 3,105 overcame the infection.
“With all the effort that we have done, the evolution of the epidemic is obviously beginning to be where it should be,” said Fernando Simon, the ministry’s health emergency centre coordinator.
Spain has recorded 367 new deaths of patients with the coronavirus, to a total of 22,524, as the government mulls the way out of a strict confinement that has extended for more than 40 days.
World leaders join global COVID fighting initiative
French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel will help launch a global initiative to accelerate work to fight COVID-19, the World Health Organisation says, but the United States says it will not take part.
The WHO said it would announce a “landmark collaboration” on Friday to speed development of safe, effective drugs, tests and vaccines to prevent,…