"The virus is, I think, winning, but we have a big firearm in our possession now we have the vaccine," doctor Javier Marco tells CGTN Europe. "I think that is going to change the situation drastically."
It's a stark assessment of the battle against COVID-19 – but Marco should know: He has been one of Spain's leading figures in the pandemic fight.
From helping set up Madrid's famed IFEMA emergency field hospital at the height of the crisis to his current role looking after Spain's first facility specializing in coronavirus treatment, Marco has seen first hand the impact the virus has had – not only on himself, but on his entire profession.
To mark a year since the country's first lockdown, CGTN Europe went to meet the man they call Spain's "COVID-19 doctor."
Read more: https://newseu.cgtn.com/news/2021-03-12/Meet-Spain-s-most-famous-COVID-19-doctor-YygH5HvzMY/index.html
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