Britain made a mistake in slapping a quarantine on people travelling from Spain, Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez said on Friday. It’s the second blow to Spain’s tourism after the UK extended guidance advising against all non-essential travel to the European country. The UK government’s sudden decision to impose a two-week quarantine on arrivals shocked travellers between the two countries
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In This Story: COVID-19
Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.
Symptoms of coronavirus
The main symptoms of coronavirus are:
- a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
- a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
- shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)
Latest News about Covid-19
Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.