People Celebrate in Barcelona Streets as COVID-19 Curfew Lifted

People in Spain celebrated in the early hours of Sunday May 9, as a COVID-19 curfew was lifted for most of the country.

The state of emergency came to an end at midnight, Catalan News reported. This footage, recorded by Alejandro Pérez-Vico, shows the celebratory scenes in Barcelona and the police gathered nearby.

The curfew has been lifted in 13 of Spain’s 17 regions, CNN reported. Credit: Alejandro Pérez-Vico via Storyful

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