The Coronavirus pandemic has the world firmly in its grip: More than five million people were infected worldwide with the novel pathogen, Sars-CoV-2 – 179.928 of them so far in Germany.
"What for a error!": Merkel speaks German to Some
Chancellor Angela Merkel has thanked the citizens for their prudence in the Corona-crisis. "We have passed this test so far is quite good. We, all together, an overwhelming majority of the people in our country, of caution, of reason and of responsibility for other direct lassen", the CDU politician say in their on Saturday published a weekly video message. "We have saved us a lot of. Our collective power is what has not happened with us, fortunately."
Merkel also warned against the risks to under-estimate. "Some people think now, because the great mass of suffering is not to have occurred, was also the danger never so great. What a mistake!" A view in friends to show what could have happened.
The Chancellor said that she hoped that further easing steps are possible, but also called for consideration. "I ask you: let us Rejoice in all that again, and we will use it. But let us be considerate, and we respect the need to protect the Other." As in the past four months, I continue to each and every largely in our own hands, to avoid risks and to protect the company from an even worse fate.
Merkel also referred to the existing state aid programmes and announced further support. "Of course it is not done with these instant AIDS." Next week the government is due to adopt an economic recovery program.
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