Spain has become the first country in Western Europe to register 500,000 infections, after a surge in cases that coincided with schools reopening this week and the lifting of several restrictions in June. The country has confirmed over 525,000 cases and a death toll of 29,516. Read more: Spain’s tourism industry is in deep trouble Watch video 02:54 Share Spain: COVID-19 surge Send Facebook Twitter google+ Whatsapp Tumblr linkedin stumble Digg reddit Newsvine Permalink https://p.dw.com/p/3hOW1 Anger mounts as Spain is again caught by surprise Here’s a wrap of the other main developments surrounding COVID-19. Europe Germany reported 1,499 new cases, bringing the total to 252,298. The death toll rose by four to 9,329, the Robert Koch Institute tally showed. French football star Kylian Mbappe has tested positive for coronavirus. He is the seventh player from Champions League runners-up Paris Saint-Germain to have contracted the virus. Read more: Sports news feed: Lionel Messi returns to Barcelona training North America Former Temptations singer Bruce Williamson, 49, died of coronavirus at a hospital in Las Vegas on Sunday night. The group had hits like “My Girl,” “I Can’t Get Next to You,” and “Papa Was A Rollin’ Stone” with Motown Records in the 1960s and 1970s. Read more: Dennis… Read full this story
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