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Spain's total coronavirus cases jump by more than 6,000 over weekend

A woman wearing a protective face mask makes her way, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Gothic quarter in Barcelona, Spain July 27, 2020. REUTERS/Albert Gea

MADRID (Reuters) - Spain reported a cumulative total of 278,782 coronavirus cases on Monday, health ministry data showed, up from 272,421 on Friday, with the figure including results from antibody tests on people who may have already recovered.

A total of 855 new cases were diagnosed in the past day, while the ministry is monitoring 361 clusters across the country.

Spain does not report daily coronavirus data over the weekend.

Reporting by Nathan Allen; Editing by Clara-Laeila Laudette