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Corona: Bodyguard security risk
Federal President Steinmeier is in quarantine after the corona infection of a bodyguard. It's not the first time a politician's bodyguard has tested positive. The Federal Criminal Police Office has set up a crisis team. © Bernd von Jutrczenka / dpa Politicians, like Ursula von der Leyen here, are forced to come pretty close to their bodyguards - a risk in Corona times. Bodyguard security risk It is the one contact that top politicians cannot avoid - at least not when they leave the house.
Bayern boss Karl-Heinz Rummenigge not only fears insolvency of individual clubs in a renewed Bundesliga lockdown. He sees FCB as particularly disadvantaged.
A possible further lockdown also for German sport would, in the opinion of the CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge from FC Bayern, have devastating consequences for the Bundesliga.
"If the Bundesliga were to be interrupted again, i.e. if the game couldn't even be played without spectators, many clubs would gradually have to file for bankruptcy and there would even be a risk that the Bundesliga as a whole could collapse," he said on SID request.
Ireland is the first EU country to announce second corona lockdown
In the fight against the second wave of the corona pandemic, Ireland is the first EU country to return to lockdown. From Wednesday on, a six-week curfew will apply in Ireland, as Prime Minister Michael Martin announced. The northern Italian region of Lombardy has meanwhile imposed a night curfew, and in Spain several areas with particularly high numbers of cases are being cordoned off. British researchers announced they wanted to target volunteers in the fight against the virus.
Chancellor Angela Merkel and the Prime Ministers of the 16 federal states want to discuss further measures to combat the corona pandemic at a switching conference on Wednesday.
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Politicians are increasingly finding the lack of understanding among those responsible in sport. Above all, they complain that they are not even allowed to use their carefully developed hygiene concepts, which have already been praised by the authorities, for the admission of spectators.
The CHECK24 one-two passFC Bayern as the only club never in front of spectators
In the end of the test phase with an admission of spectators up to 20 percent of the stadium or hall capacity was not least FC Bayern Badly affected by the restrictions imposed by local authorities.
"FC Bayern was the only Bundesliga club that didn't play in front of spectators once during the six-week test phase. Of course, we regret that because we are convinced that our concept meets the highest standards," said Rummenigge.
study warns of more corona deaths in the coming weeks .
© Marcel Kusch / dpa According to a study, the number of corona deaths will increase significantly. More and more people are infected with the corona virus, but the number of deaths has remained relatively low in recent weeks. According to a study, that will soon change. According to a study, significantly more people will die in connection with an corona infection than in the past few weeks.