Updated:26/03/2020 06:45 pm
6.50Spike in cases “imported” from coronavirus in China, which does not register the infection local The health authorities and the chinese today reported a spike in the number of people infected with coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2 from overseas (67, 47 of the eve), while there was diagnosed with no new infection at the local level. The National Commission of Health of China, he said, until past midnight local time (16.00 GMT on Wednesday), had been certified also 6 deaths for the resulting pneumonia COVID-19, all of them in the province center east of Hubei, and of these, 5 in Wuhan, the provincial capital and the birthplace of the outbreak. The geographical distribution of new cases, “imported” was the following: 18 in Shanghai (east), 12 in Inner Mongolia (north), 11 in Guangzhou (southeast), 6 in Beijing, 6 in Fujian (southeast), 3 in Shaanxi (center), 2 in Tianjin (northeast), 2 in Zhejiang (east), 2 in Jiangsu (east), 2 in Yunnan (south), and 1 in Shanxi (center), Jilin (north-east) and Henan (middle), respectively.
6.47More than a thousand Spanish tourists in Cuba were detained at their places of accommodation More than a thousand Spanish tourists remain in Cuba this Wednesday, a day after the caribbean country to close its borders to the entry of foreign visitors and to decree that the ones that are left may not leave their places of accommodation. In the island remain up to now some 12,000 european citizens, of which 1.115 are Spanish, according to the information provided by the cuban authorities to the diplomatic representation in the country. By the time Cuba has not closed its airspace, so that tourists can continue returning to their places of origin, although there have been recent adjustments and cancellations of flights, and some companies have left temporarily to fly to Cuba, including Air Europa.
6.45The president of the Canary islands he dismisses her as a counselor of Health, Teresa Cruz The president of the Government of the Canary islands, Angel Victor Torres (PSOE), has removed this Wednesday the minister of Health, its companion of party Teresa Cross, in the middle of a crisis pandemic coronavirus, sources have confirmed to Efe officers of the Executive. Starting tonight, is in charge of the department of Health of the autonomous community the counselor of Public Administrations, Justice and Security, and spokesman of the Executive, Julio Pérez (PSOE). The situation of Teresa Cruz was unstable in the Government for months, even before it was declared the first case of coronavirus in Spain -precisely in the Canary islands, La Gomera – because some members of the quadripartite supporting Towers (PSOE, NC, we Can and ASG) they disagreed with how he had focused his management. [Read more here]
Translated from ABC News https://www.abc.es/sociedad/abci-coronavirus-espana-mas-turistas-espanoles-cuba-recluidos-lugares-alojamiento-202003260645_directo.html