OVIEDO, Spain

Spain has now more confirmed cases of the coronavirus than that in Italy, with the total number of infections hitting 117,710, according to data released by the country’s Health Ministry on Friday.

With this figure, Spain has also become the European country with the most confirmed cases of the virus, known as COVID-19.

According to the ministry, 932 more peopled died due to the coronavirus over the past 24 hours, bringing the death toll to 10,935.

According to the government, new infections have stabilized in the country, but data revealed the rate of new confirmed cases has been

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