Salvador Illa

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Civil Guard officers at a checkpoint in Galcia after regional authorities introduced movement restrictions in the A Mariña coastal area in response to a rise in coronavirus cases. Photograph: Eliseo Trigo/EPA

Authorities in Spain sought to provide reassurances over the spread of Covid-19 after the reimposition of restrictions at opposite sides of the countr(...)

Atletico Madrid  players train on Tuesday at the  club’s  complex in Majadahonda. Photograph: EPA

Spain’s health ministry is weighing up whether to let fans back into stadiums when the La Liga season restarts later in June after a three-month paus(...)

Daniel Ordoñez reads in his room on the 24th floor of the W Hotel in Barcelona. Ordoñez has lived there since March, the sole occupant in the luxury hotel.  Photograph: Samuel Aranda/The New York Times)

Every five days, Daniel Ordoñez opens 1,400 pipe taps in a waterfront hotel in Barcelona that locals call “The Sail” because of its shape. Each tap h(...)

 Coffins containing the bodies of people who have died from coronavirus in the long-term car park of the Collserola morgue in Barcelona on Thursday. Photograph: David Ramos/Getty Images

Deaths caused by coronavirus have hit a new daily record in Spain, taking the total number of victims in the country to 10,003, a fifth of the total a(...)

Brendan Boyle is originally from Tralee, Co Kerry but now lives in Madrid, where he lives with his girlfriend Larissa in the city before it shut down

 Brendan Boyle is originally from Tralee, Co Kerry and now lives in Madrid with his girlfriend. He  works in corporate communicati(...)

Two neighbours chat from their balconies  in Madrid on Thursday as Spain faces its fifth day of lockdown to contain the spreading Covid-19 outbreak. Photograph: Mariscal/EPA

On March 7th, Fernando Simón, Spain’s head of medical emergencies, was asked whether it was advisable for people to take part in the following day’s I(...)

Quim Torra, Catalonia’s president, is to attend talks with Spanish prime minister Pedro Sánchez. Photograph: Angel Garcia/Bloomberg

A highly anticipated series of negotiations is due to begin on Wednesday between the governments of Spain and Catalonia, aimed at resolving the countr(...)