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New virus restrictions in Europe; Merkel warns of hard days

New virus restrictions in Europe; Merkel warns of hard days

New virus restrictions in Europe; Merkel warns of hard days New virus restrictions in Europe; Merkel warns of hard days Medical staff takes a COVID-19 test at a coronavirus test center in Cologne, Germany, Thursday, Oct. 15, 2020. The city exceeded the important warning level of 50 new infections per …

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Merkel seeks tougher virus rules to see Germany through winter

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Merkel seeks tougher virus rules to see Germany through winter Merkel seeks tougher virus rules to see Germany through winter Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Chancellor Angela Merkel will push Tuesday for Germany’s 16 states to agree to tougher measures including alcohol bans or stricter mask requirements should coronavirus cases soar …

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Germany to limit parties, family gatherings to curb virus: Merkel

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Germany to limit parties, family gatherings to curb virus: Merkel Germany to limit parties, family gatherings to curb virus: Merkel Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Germany will impose a cap on the number of people at parties and family gatherings in areas worst affected by the coronavirus, Chancellor Angela Merkel said …

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Merkel rules out easing coronavirus rules as German cases spike

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Merkel rules out easing coronavirus rules as German cases spike Merkel rules out easing coronavirus rules as German cases spike Credit: CC0 Public Domain Chancellor Angela Merkel warned on Tuesday there could be no further relaxation of coronavirus restrictions while Germany grapples with a surge in new infections. She urged …

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Merkel urges caution as Germany eases more virus curbs

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Merkel urges caution as Germany eases more virus curbs Merkel urges caution as Germany eases more virus curbs Credit: CC0 Public Domain Germany announced further plans to ease coronavirus curbs on public life Thursday, with religious institutions, playgrounds, museums and zoos given the green light to reopen. After a meeting …

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‘Unnecessary events’ big events should be scrapped: Merkel

German Chancellor Angela Merkel called on organisers of non essential events gathering hundreds of people to cancel them to help slow the spread of coronavirus. “That is a call to all,” she said, noting that “where possible, social contact must be avoided”. Merkel said all events of under 1,000 people …

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No handshake for Merkel as Germany coronavirus cases reach 150

Germany’s interior minister rebuffed Chancellor Angela Merkel’s attempt to shake hands with him on Monday as the number of novel coronavirus cases in the country rose to 150 with Berlin reporting its first infection. When Merkel reached out to greet Horst Seehofer at a meeting on migration in Berlin, he …

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