Skip to Content

Spain calls an end to COVID-19 health crisis and obligatory use of masks in hospitals, pharmacies

KIFI

MADRID (AP) — The Spanish government has declared an end to the health crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and says people no longer have to wear masks in health and care centers as well as pharmacies. Spain has gradually ended the mandatory mask wearing, first in public and then on public transport over the past two years. The country has registered 14 million cases and 122,000 deaths from the coronavirus since 2020. The decision takes effect once published in the State Gazette in the coming days.

Article Topic Follows: AP National

Jump to comments ↓

Associated Press

BE PART OF THE CONVERSATION

KIFI Local News 8 is committed to providing a forum for civil and constructive conversation.

Please keep your comments respectful and relevant. You can review our Community Guidelines by clicking here

If you would like to share a story idea, please submit it here.

Skip to content