Fact-checked by: Newtral.es

2020/11/07 | Spain

FALSE: The confinement of Spain has been “the most severe in the world”

Explanation: In studies carried out by the University of Oxford and The Lancet, and in comparisons between countries worldwide, it can be observed that confinement in Spain has not been the hardest or the longest in the world.

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This false claim originated from: Spanish far-right Vox party president, Santiago Abascal

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