‘Spain will shut its land borders at midnight as part of the government’s mission to stop the spread of coronavirus, it has been revealed today.
The exodus of Brits from Spain has gathered speed as the military was sent to ‘packed’ airports to keep tourists a safe distance away from each other as they scrambled to return home.
Members of Spain’s military emergency unit (UME) have been deployed at transport hubs such as South Tenerife and Malaga Airport.
Officers in Benidorm even used beach chairs to spell out ‘STAY AT HOME’ along the shores of the seaside resort yesterday in a bid to keep tourists away from the holiday hot spot amid the coronavirus pandemic.’
Read more: Spain will shut its land borders to halt the spread of coronavirus, as British tourists scramble back to UK and Benidorm cops set up sunbeds to say STAY AT HOME