Spanish soldiers disinfect a hospital to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus in Madrid. Spain and Italy demanded more European help as they fight still-surging coronavirus infections. Photo: AP

Coronavirus latest: Spain sees deadliest day as Europe and US brace for bigger body count

  • Spain confirmed 838 deaths on Sunday, its deadliest day so far, as China reported a smaller number of new daily coronavirus cases
  • US President Donald Trump backed away from putting hard-hit New York under quarantine after he was warned it could spark panic
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Spanish soldiers disinfect a hospital to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus in Madrid. Spain and Italy demanded more European help as they fight still-surging coronavirus infections. Photo: AP
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