Spain’s grim coronavirus picture: ice rink now a morgue, bodies found in retirement homes

//Spain’s grim coronavirus picture: ice rink now a morgue, bodies found in retirement homes

Spain’s grim coronavirus picture: ice rink now a morgue, bodies found in retirement homes

Spanish soldiers deployed to help fight the new coronavirus outbreak have found elderly patients abandoned, and sometimes dead, at retirement homes, as an ice rink inside a Madrid shopping centre was turned into a temporary morgue to cope with a surge in cases.The army has been charged with helping to disinfect retirement homes in Spain, one of the countries worst hit by the pandemic. Dozens of deaths from Covid-19 have been recorded at facilities across the country.“We are going to be strict…

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