People in Madrid Celebrate Lifted COVID-19 Curfew

People in Spain celebrated in the streets 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, El Pais reported.

This footage, recorded by Javier Vias, shows the celebratory scenes at the Puerta del Sol in Madrid. Vias described the scene on Twitter as “the new normal.” Credit: Javier Vias via Storyful