MADRID (Reuters) - The latest data from Spain’s health ministry show the death toll from the coronavirus is beginning to stabilize, health emergency chief Fernando Simon told a news conference on Friday.
“In percentage terms, today’s increase is roughly equivalent to that of the past three days, in which we seem to see a clear stabilization,” he said.
Spain’s coronavirus death toll rose overnight by 769 cases to 4,858, while the total number of infected rose to 64,059 from 56,188.
Reporting by Inti Landauro; Writing by Nathan Allen; Editing by Andrei Khalip
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