World Merkel penetrates additional Corona measures

17:30  25 november  2021
17:30  25 november  2021 Source:   rp-online.de

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Berlin. In view of the escalation of the corona situation in Germany, the managing Chancellor Angela Merkel penetrates additional measures such as contact restrictions. She has therefore phoned her alleged successor Olaf Scholz.

 Die geschäftsführende Bundeskanzlerin Angela Merkel (Archivbild). © Michael Kappeler The Managing Chancellor Angela Merkel (archive image).

The outgoing Chancellor Angela Merkel (CDU) continues to penetrate stricter measures to curb the corona pandemic. "We need more restrictions from contacts," Merkel said on Thursday in Berlin. "The situation is so serious because we are still in exponential growth," she said and warned against an overload of hospitals.

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"This is of course a very sad day where we have to complain about 100,000 victims to Corona," she added. Unfortunately, one is in a phase of the exponential increase in infection numbers and knew that the number of intensive care patients will continue to rise. "Every day counts here. We need more restrictions on contacts, "Merkel said, offering her probable successor Olaf Scholz (SPD) already a kind of crisis body. Scholz had announced in the presentation of the coalition agreement of SPD, Greens and FDP on Wednesday that as Chancellor he wants to set up a constant federal-state crisis rod to the Corona situation in the Chancellery.

Merkel said she offered Scholz to do so in the current transition phase together. Scholz is to be chosen after the previous schedule in the next week to the Chancellor. Only then, on 9 December, a further meeting of leaders and chiefs to take place to the Corona situation. Meanwhile, there are considerations to prefer this. Merkel opened whether there could be an earlier date.

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On Thursday, the number of people died in connection with the Coronavirus in Germany reached the brand 100,000. The Robert Koch Institut (RKI) reported 351 new deaths compared to the previous day. The total number of the deaths victims was thus at 100.119. Merkel said that was a "very sad day", especially for more than 300 dead per day. This number clearly correlate with the number of infections occurring, as you know how many people on average did not survive the disease.

, according to RKI President Lothar Wieler, most recently died around 0.8 percent of Covid-19-patients. The RKI reported on Thursday 75,961 new infections. The seven-day incidence, which indicates the number of new infections within one day relative to 100,000 inhabitants, was 419.7 in Germany.

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