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Spanish PM: UK quarantine rule disproportionate

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Spanish PM: UK quarantine rule disproportionate

Spanish PM: UK quarantine rule disproportionate

Spain's prime minister has criticised the latest UK quarantine rules fortravellers arriving from Spain as "disproportionate".

Speaking on privatetelevision channel Telecinco on Monday evening, Pedro Sanchez said althoughthere are two worrying outbreaks, holiday islands such as the Balearics andthe Canaries are safe to visit.


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Balearic Islands Balearic Islands Archipelago in the Mediterranean, autonomous community, and province of Spain

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Pedro Sánchez Pedro Sánchez Spanish Prime Minister

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