The Ministry of publich health confirmed Tuesday a new case of swine flu bringing the total number of confirmed cases of A/H1N1 flu in Spain to 135 cases.

Out of the total 135 confirmed cases, 21 cases are military personnel from the Engineers Academy of Hoyo de Manzanares in Madrid.

A further 78 military personnel are in quarantine in Hoyo de Manzanares and 91 at El Ferral base in the province of Leon, under suspected infections.

The WHO said worldwide there are are 13,398 confirmed cases of the flu.