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Spain: Galicia region lockdown imposed after new coronavirus surge03:06

Spain: Galicia region lockdown imposed after new coronavirus surge

Spain, Ribadeo
July 6, 2020 at 12:15 GMT -00:00 · Published

The Galician region of A Marina has restricted movement in the area for a period of five days due to a new outbreak of coronavirus, footage filmed on Monday in Ribadeo reveals.

After detecting 106 positive cases of COVID-19 in the region, the local authorities decided to restrict access to and from from the area, where more than 70,000 people live, according to local media reports.

"We have to take this seriously and these five days will help everyone to rethink that the new normal is not normal, so it is a great time for us to take more seriously everything we are doing," said Leticia Barcia, a local resident.

According to data from the Spanish Ministry of Health, a total of 250,545 cases of COVID-19 have been registered in the country, and the number of deaths linked to the disease have reached 28,385.

Spain: Galicia region lockdown imposed after new coronavirus surge03:06
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The Galician region of A Marina has restricted movement in the area for a period of five days due to a new outbreak of coronavirus, footage filmed on Monday in Ribadeo reveals.

After detecting 106 positive cases of COVID-19 in the region, the local authorities decided to restrict access to and from from the area, where more than 70,000 people live, according to local media reports.

"We have to take this seriously and these five days will help everyone to rethink that the new normal is not normal, so it is a great time for us to take more seriously everything we are doing," said Leticia Barcia, a local resident.

According to data from the Spanish Ministry of Health, a total of 250,545 cases of COVID-19 have been registered in the country, and the number of deaths linked to the disease have reached 28,385.

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