Spain overtakes China’s coronavirus toll with 3,434 deaths

France 24 report on a sad day for Spain, where 738 people died of novel coronavirus in just one day, taking their total higher than that of China.

Spain’s coronavirus death toll overtook that of China on Wednesday, rising to 3,434 after 738 people died over the past 24 hours, the government said.

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