1. Governments Clamp Down as Coronavirus Infections Surge  The Wall Street Journal
  2. The coronavirus has thrown Italy into an economic crisis. The European Union may be in one soon, too.  Washington Post
  3. As coronavirus spreads in Europe, hospitals are overwhelmed  Al Jazeera English
  4. The shock of coronavirus could split Europe – unless nations share the burden  The Guardian
  5. Coronavirus death toll rises again in Italy, while Spain turns ice rink into morgue  CNBC
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FRANCE and Spain have sparked bitter divisions within the European Union over a proposed coronavirus rescue package for the bloc's ailing economies. FRANCE and Spain have sparked bitter divisions within the European Union over a proposed coronavirus rescue package for the bloc's ailing economies.

EU coronavirus row: France and Spain accused of exploiting Italy deaths for Brussels cash | World | News | Express.co.uk

The tallies, using data collected from national authorities and information from the WHO, are likely to reflect only a fraction of the actual number of infections. Pictured: A boy in Palestine.The tallies, using data collected from national authorities and information from the WHO, are likely to reflect only a fraction of the actual number of infections. Pictured: A boy in Palestine.

Global deaths from coronavirus races past 20,000 with 450,000 confirmed cases | Daily Mail Online

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We're about to see what happens to the EU when a core member has untreated double pneumoniaWe're about to see what happens to the EU when a core member has untreated double pneumonia

The coronavirus is undermining Italy’s economy - The Washington Post

“BREAK: Germany records 4,954 new Coronavirus cases in last 24 hours, taking total to 36,508 - third-highest in Europe behind Italy and Spain. Deaths rose to 198 compared to 149 dead the day before Latest increase in recorded deaths was the highest since the start of the crisis”

Darren McCaffrey on Twitter: "BREAK: Germany records 4,954 new Coronavirus cases in last 24 hours, taking total to 36,508 - third-highest in Europe behind Italy and Spain. Deaths rose to 198 compared to 149 dead the day before Latest increase in recorded deaths was the highest since the start of the crisis"

“By all means No expert, but seems abit weird how China.. the epicentre of this pandemic seems to have it under control to some extent, whilst Europe and USA start to peak, and more deaths are being recorded than China has had with way smaller populations? 🤔🤔🤯 #coronavirus”

Sam Davies on Twitter: "By all means No expert, but seems abit weird how China.. the epicentre of this pandemic seems to have it under control to some extent, whilst Europe and USA start to peak, and more deaths are being recorded than China has had with way smaller populations? 🤔🤔🤯 #coronavirus"

“While the world blames China for Corona Virus, remember that European "migration" to American Continent in 16th century resulted in death of nearly 40 million natives due to exposure to viral diseases against which they had no immunity. More here: https://t.co/wu0UPc4Z2A”

Devdutt Pattanaik on Twitter: "While the world blames China for Corona Virus, remember that European "migration" to American Continent in 16th century resulted in death of nearly 40 million natives due to exposure to viral diseases against which they had no immunity. More here: https://t.co/wu0UPc4Z2A"

“Now over 21,000 confirmed dead (i.e. real number is higher) in Europe from #coronavirus. U.S. is 10-14 days behind Europe's curve. Death rate may end up lower in US, but just as President hopes to send individuals back out into the masses again, death toll will likely be 10,000+”

Ryan Heath on Twitter: "Now over 21,000 confirmed dead (i.e. real number is higher) in Europe from #coronavirus. U.S. is 10-14 days behind Europe's curve. Death rate may end up lower in US, but just as President hopes to send individuals back out into the masses again, death toll will likely be 10,000+"

Europe bears brunt of coronavirus pandemic with more than 12,000 deathsThe coronavirus pandemic continues to spread rapidly in Europe as the death toll in Spain on Wednesday shot up by more than 700, surpassing that of China and now second only to...

Europe bears brunt of coronavirus pandemic with more than 12,000 deaths | Daily Sabah

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Spain's death toll surges past 4,000 as first wave of mass layoffs from the coronavirus hits the United States. Spain's death toll surges past 4,000 as first wave of mass layoffs from the coronavirus hits the United States.

Spain reports 655 deaths in a day: Cononavirus updates | News | Al Jazeera

Spain has reported a sharp rise in fatalities from coronavirus since the outbreak began. The overall number of infections has also soared by more than 8,000 over the past 24 hours, officials revealed.Spain has reported a sharp rise in fatalities from coronavirus since the outbreak began. The overall number of infections has also soared by more than 8,000 over the past 24 hours, officials revealed.

Covid-19 deaths pass 4,000 in Spain as Europe passes chilling 250,000 mark of those infected — RT World News

There have also been more than 447,030 confirmed cases of infection in 182 countries since the pandemic first broke out in China back in December.There have also been more than 447,030 confirmed cases of infection in 182 countries since the pandemic first broke out in China back in December.

Global death toll from coronavirus passes 20,000 | Metro News

WHO Director General Dr. Tedros Adhanom insisted it was still possible to “change the trajectory,” but warned that governments were failing to devote the necessary resources to the crisis.WHO Director General Dr. Tedros Adhanom insisted it was still possible to “change the trajectory,” but warned that governments were failing to devote the necessary resources to the crisis.

Death toll over 12,000 in Europe as coronavirus infections escalate - World Socialist Web Site

The Romanian authorities have further increased the restrictions on anyone coming to the country from the areas mostThe Romanian authorities have further increased the restrictions on anyone coming to the country from the areas most

Coronavirus pandemic: 14-day quarantine for anyone coming to Romania from Italy, Spain, France and Germany, isolation for the rest | Romania Insider

The COVID-19 outbreak has brought the European economy to it knees and Italy, with the backing of France and Spain, wants a massive response from EU partners.The COVID-19 outbreak has brought the European economy to it knees and Italy, with the backing of France and Spain, wants a massive response from EU partners.

EU finance ministers split on coronavirus rescue plan

Germany and the Netherlands will lead opposition to issuing joint bonds to help revive the European Union economy from a deep slump caused by the coronavirus when the bloc's national leaders discuss emergency assistance on Thursday (26 March).Germany and the Netherlands will lead opposition to issuing joint bonds to help revive the European Union economy from a deep slump caused by the coronavirus when the bloc's national leaders discuss emergency assistance on Thursday (26 March).

Germans and Dutch set to block EU ‘corona bonds’ at video summit – EURACTIV.com

Italy, France and Spain grapple with a radical streaming future to reduce COVID-19’s economic damage — especially to indie distributors.Italy, France and Spain grapple with a radical streaming future to reduce COVID-19’s economic damage — especially to indie distributors.

Italy, France, Spain Turn to Streaming to Combat Coronavirus Damage – Variety

With the pandemic spurring a dramatic drop in economic activity across Europe, electricity, renewables and carbon prices have also plummetedWith the pandemic spurring a dramatic drop in economic activity across Europe, electricity, renewables and carbon prices have also plummeted

Coronavirus: How falling power demand is impacting green energy