Spanish authorities started setting up the first of four field hospitals in Barcelona on Thursday to alleviate pressure on the hospitals as cases of the new coronavirus continue to rise in the country. The makeshift facilities, which will be located near the city's four main public hospitals, will accommodate up to 600 patients. The first one to be set up was inside a municipal sports center near Vall d'Hebron Hospital. #coronavirus

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