DigameXtra News Alert 22 March 2020 15:47 – Lockdown Extension Update

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DigameXtra News Alert: While it still needs approval, which seems likely, the State of Alarm is about to be extended another 15 days, until 12 April.

From El Pais: Sunday 22 Mar 2020 – 11:52CET
Spanish government to extend state of alarm for 15 days.
Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez made the decision after warning Spaniards that the number of coronavirus cases was set to rise in the coming days. https://english.elpais.com/politics/2020-03-22/spanish-government-to-extend-state-of-alarm-for-15-days.html

 

From Euroweeklynews.com: Sunday 22 March 2020 @ 14:40
President of Spain’s government, Pedro Sanchez, extends State of Emergency as Coronavirus continues to grip the World.
Pedro Sanchez, president of the Spanish government, advised the presidents of Spain’s autonomous regions in a video conference call that he was extending the State of Emergency until April 12. https://www.euroweeklynews.com/2020/03/22/president-of-spains-government-pedro-sanchez-extend-state-of-alarm-as-coronavirus-continues-to-grip-the-world/