Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Spain

Spain legalises euthanasia, assisted suicide for ‘intolerable suffering’

Before the new law, helping somebody to die in Spain was punishable by a jail term of up to 10 years.

Spain tops 3 million virus cases

Officials believe the British variant could become the dominant strain in Spain by March.

Spain to list and share names of vaccine refusers

The list will be shared with other EU countries but will not be available to the public or to employers.

Software creator McAfee remanded in jail in Spain

The 75-year-old has been held at a prison near Barcelona since he was arrested in the Spanish city in October just as he was about to board a flight to Istanbul.

Four lions test positive for Covid at Barcelona zoo

They suffered only mild symptoms and have since recovered, the zoo says.

Spain declares virus emergency as global cases soar

Spain was the first EU member state to pass the bleak milestone of one million cases and has been joined since by northern neighbour France.

Spain becomes first EU nation with one million virus cases

Spain, which is home to around 47 million people, is only the sixth country in the world to cross this grim milestone.

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