Spain's daily death toll falls below 100 for first time in months

Since the state of alarm was implemented on March 14, giving the government extra powers to try to slow the spread of the coronavirus, there has only been one day with fewer fatalities: March 16, when there was an accounting change during the first weekend and 21 deaths were registered. The official number of Covid-19-related deaths in Spain now stands at 27,650, with a total of 231,350 confirmed cases Today’s figure should, however, be treated with some caution given that during the crisis there has been underreporting from the country’s hospitals on Sundays and Mondays given lower staffing levels. That said, in recent weeks there has not been a significant uptick in the figures on Tuesdays or indeed the subsequent days. Related: Coronavirus crisis around the world (Photos) Indat Ange Desire, 30, and Marie Andrea Offoumou, 28, pose on the stairs at their wedding ceremony, following the easing of restrictive measures against the spread of the coronavirus, in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, on May 15. As we gradually permit greater mobility, we could be exposed to imported cases, and all of this must be controlled with great care,” he said. The number of new hospitalizations came in today at 327, and admissions in intensive care units (ICUs) at 28. Our monitoring of the pandemic will be more detailed and will allow for a more refined conversation with the headsof themonitoring systems.” The best images from around the world this week (Photos) People arrive at the Montparnasse Station to resume work in the city after gradual easing of coronavirus lockdown, on May 10. Two men have been charged with murder of 25-year-old Arbery, who was out for a jog one afternoon in late February and was mistaken for a burglary suspect. The Mariachi Duo Villa Maria, Sergio Carpio (L) and Melissa Villar, accompanied by their dog G├╝iro, perform via the internet for a client on Mother's Day, from their apartment on May 10.