The corona situation in Germany remains tense. The federal government wants to advise on new measures. The first details have already been leaked. The news ticker.
- Corona in Germany: The Corona*– Case numbers are also during the Lockdown light* high.
- The Robert Koch Institute (RKI) always reports new highs
- The federal government therefore wants over new measures advise – extension or tightening?
- The News ticker is continuously updated.
Berlin – The Corona*-Infection numbers in Germany are still high. Although reported that Robert Koch Institute (RKI) with 15,741 new infections within one day on Sunday, a supposedly low value, but still on Friday (20.11) the number was just under 22,600 Infections. The picture looks similar with the incidence values.
But where are people currently infected? Loud Robert Koch Institute are the Infection process currently mostly diffuse and difficult to classify. However, clusters are in “Households, in communal facilities and Retirement and nursing homes as well as in professional settings and based on religious events ”.
Due to the increased infection in old people’s homes, the number of people has also increased since mid-October Corona patients treated in intensive care * significantly – from 655 patients (15.10) to 3,630 (21.11). Virologists and ministers have already warned of a collapse of the hospitals. However, there are currently none Bottlenecks, give the German hospital society for now the all-clear. In some regions, however, predictable treatments are already being postponed in order to create free capacities.
Corona in Germany: Partial lockdown since the beginning of November – what’s next? – Extension or tightening?
A has been in effect in Germany since November 2nd Partial lockdown. Restaurants and cafes are closed, free time activities put on hold. Even the big one New Years Eve Party at the Brandenburg Gate is to be canceled. But the lockdown, originally planned until the beginning of December, does not yet seem to have the desired effect. The Infection numbers are still high. Will on Wednesday Angela Merkel therefore with the country bosses around one renewal or Tightening advise on the measures. For many politicians, the former seems to be already clear. “Everything indicates that the current restrictions will have to be continued for a while beyond November 30,” said Finance Minister Scholz, for example Picture on sunday.
Also Virologists and medical professionals spoke out in favor of one renewal out. “The aim was to achieve a significant decrease in new infections. Almost three weeks after the start of the measures, however, we do not see any significant drop, but rather a sideways movement, ”said the chief virologist at the University of Heidelberg, Hans-Georg Kräusslich Rhein-Neckar-Zeitung.
Even if the rough line seems to be fixed, that individual measures are still very much controversial. The SPD and the Free Voters in Bavaria are warning of an “endless” lockdown. “At Christmas * and New Year’s Eve, people should be able to meet their loved ones,” said SPD circles. Also the so-called “One-friend rule” is under criticism, as among other things Merkur.de* reported. Rhineland-Palatinate ‘Prime Minister Malu Dreyer (SPD) even complained as “Alien to life” at. The new regulations will be finalized on Wednesday. However, some details of the plans have already been made public. * Merkur.de is part of the Ippen-Digital network.
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