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13 Apr 2020

Spain eases lockdown rules after fall in coronavirus deaths

Foreign Affairs Correspondent

In France, President Macron has announced an extension of his country’s lockdown for almost another month. =

In a national address he said that nurseries and schools would progressively open.

Spain has allowed workers in construction and manufacturing to return to their jobs in an attempt to stave off economic collapse – though some fear that easing up too soon could trigger a second surge in infections.