OVIEDO, Spain 

Spain reported 440 new deaths on Thursday related to the novel coronavirus, bringing the total number of fatalities in the country to 22,157, according to the Ministry of Health.

The number of official daily deaths is slightly up from the previous two days, but far below the peak of 950 in early April.

Spanish health officials also registered more than 4,600 new contagions on Thursday. The total number of confirmed cases is now 214,535. Nearly 90,000 people have recovered.

Despite the numbers, the worst of the crisis appears to have passed in Spain. A general decrease in pressure

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