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Men wearing masks walk at nearly empty Gran Via Street during the state of emergency by the government against the coronavirus outbreak in Madrid, Spain.

Spain is moving to permanently establish universal basic income in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic

Spain would be the first European country to enact a basic income and provide monthly cash payments to its citizens.
A rescue crew had to save a man who broke a shelter-in-place order to look for cheap cigarettes.

A Frenchman was rescued from mountains after leaving home and trying to walk to Spain for cheap cigarettes

A rescue crew ended up needing to save the man who got lost in the mountains and fell into a stream.

Italy, Spain, and France reported declines in daily coronavirus death tolls. Their governments don’t plan to lift national lockdowns and social ...

"We are suffering very much. It's a devastating pain," Italy's Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said on Sunday.
A compilation of images show medical staff in Spain on the frontlines of the coronavirus epidemic.

3 photos show just how health workers in Spain — which has the 2nd highest death toll in the world — are struggling under the coronavirus ...

Doctors and nurses have been complaining about a lack of personal protective equipment and are struggling to find space for patients.

Madrid police had to break up a 6-person orgy that violated the city’s coronavirus lockdown

Spanish authorities received noise complaints from neighbors of the apartment where the sex party was being held.
The emergency unit of a Spanish hospital in Getafe, outside Madrid, on March 24, 2020.

Spain recorded 950 coronavirus deaths in a day, the highest single-day toll of any country

Italy, where the virus first started taking hold in Europe, peaked at 919 deaths in a day on March 27 before that number started to decrease.
An image tweeted by the Madrid Police on Monday shows a snorkel mask being used to help ventilate a coronavirus patient in Italy, left. Madrid Police are asking the public to donate these masks, which can be hooked up to a ventilator using a 3D-printed valve, right.

Spanish police are asking people to donate snorkel masks to build makeshift ventilators for its overwhelming number of coronavirus patients

Full-face snorkeling masks are being used to hook up patients to ventilators in some hospitals where equipment is running low.
Princess Maria Teresa of Bourbon-Parma in October 2016.

A Spanish princess is the world’s first royal to die from the coronavirus

Princess Maria Teresa of Bourbon-Parma, a cousin of Spain's King Felipe VI, died on Thursday from COVID-19. She was 86 years old.
Residents socialize from their balconies during the coronavirus outbreak in Seville, Spain.

People around the world are playing bingo with neighbors from their balconies

As more places go into lockdown because of the coronavirus, neighborhoods are turning to balcony bingo to stay connected.
People applaud health workers from balconies in Barcelona, Spain.

Internet use in Spain shows a dip every day at 8 p.m. — when everyone collectively signs off to cheer on health workers

A Twitter campaign has inspired people staying home amid the coronavirus outbreak to lean out their windows once a day to cheer health workers.