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Stable values in Germany – only 13.600 actively Infected

The Coronavirus pandemic concerns also in Germany medicine, politics, tourism and society: More than four million people already infected with the pathogen of Sars-CoV-2, 173.694 of them in Germany. All the news about the Corona pandemic from Germany, Europe and the world, you will find in the News Ticker of FOCUS Online.

Coronavirus in Germany and in the world – the top stories: Italy wants to entry from abroad 3. June allow (09.37 PM) EU borders are open: Maas travels again (09.23 hours), and Several children have died: WHO investigates mysterious illness (07.26 PM) Chancellery chief brown: There is no vaccination against Coronavirus type (07.25 am)

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TOP NEWS: Italy wants to entry from abroad 3. June allow again

09.37 PM: the Corona-pandemic particularly affected Italy wants to entry for foreigners from 3. June allow. In addition, travel between the regions in Italy are to be allowed again, the government decided in Rome in the night to Saturday. The Opening is subject to the Proviso that the infection allow to happen in individual regions or States. In a two-week long quarantine only those who had contact with Infected or even positive, were tested after entry.

Currently, an entry is only possible in exceptional cases, including, for example, for Italians residing abroad and in their homeland, want to return, or foreigners, residing in Italy. Reuters/Roberto Monaldo.Lapress/LaPresse, via ZUMA Press/dpa , in mid-June, targeted the opening of the borders in Europe, let the hope grow, the summer holidays abroad to spend can.

A border opening to the summer season is mainly for the tourism industry is important, which is one of the most important sectors of Italy’s economy.

Starting this Monday, more relaxations are provided: So hairdressers are allowed to open, cosmetics, studios, retail, Bars and Restaurants. However, only with strict spacing rules. Also, people can move without a self-report, but only within their Region. Museums and libraries can open. You may also meet again at the beach, or friends. It was only with Relatives meet. Also Church services are permitted.

Four districts of upper limit – three of them in Bavaria exceed

09.30: According to the Robert-Koch-Institute are currently exceeding four districts of the upper limit of 50 Infected per 100,000 inhabitants within the last seven days. Therefore, Straubing-Bogen and Straubing-city are now in Bavaria about it. In Straubing-Bogen, the value is 54,6 new infections in Straubing-city of 56.5. Also, the districts of Coburg (Bavaria) and Coesfeld, Germany, in NRW, with a score of 55.2 to 57.7 over the limit. Just below the upper limit of Greiz and Sonneberg in Thuringia, which were in the last days, in part, on the value.

TOP NEWS: EU must open the borders: Maas travels again

09.23 PM: After ten weeks without a service trip because of the Corona of the crisis in the Federal foreign Minister, Heiko Maas, for the first time a plane is boarded. He broke on Saturday morning, with a government machine to a visit to the Luxembourg border, at midnight, was re-opened fully for the travel. At the Transition from the Saarland Perl to Luxembourg, Schengen on the Moselle, he wanted to meet with his counterpart Jean Asselborn.

In the border town of Schengen in the border triangle between Luxembourg, Germany and France in 1985, the agreement was signed on the abolition of border controls in Europe. Today, most of the countries of the European Union belong to the so-called Schengen area, but also individual countries outside the EU, such as Switzerland, Iceland and Norway. Michael Fischer/dpa

The Opening of the border to Luxembourg, marks the beginning of the gradual lifting of the controls introduced in March to contain the Corona of a pandemic at the Transitions to the neighboring countries. For two months, more than a dozen Transitions to the German had been-Luxembourg border, blocked the traffic had been directed through monitored Crossings. The controls and closures had caused in the Region of strong criticism. Above all, it met commuters, who had to take traffic jams and detours.

Unknown to technology-truck for Corona-Demo lit

09.15: Unknown in the night on Saturday, three trucks, a company for event technology in Stuttgart, set fire to have. In the vehicles, the technology for which the afternoon held a Demonstration against the Corona-restrictions on the Cannstatter Wasen, this would have to be transported, a police spokesman derm SWR said in the Morning. The trucks were not loaded at the time of the fire, however. The damage amounts to approximately EUR 70,000. The company must now take care of replacement vehicles, so the speaker. For more information about the perpetrators had not the police first.

RKI: temperature measurements at airports "ineffektiv"

08.32 PM: The Robert Koch Institute (RKI) has against temperature checks at airports in the Corona-pandemic pronounced. "Overall, Entry and Exit Screening measures at airports with temperature measurements at the Covid-19-management in Germany to be ineffective and the potential added value for a negligible eingeschätzt", the RKI experts write in a report.

The professionals lead as arguments against temperature measurements, many of the Corona would be Infected are not recognized: Thus, less than half of the Affected, the RKI has data, at all fever occurred. Travelers, could disguise their temperature in addition, by taking the fever of the Central valley. Some of the Infected have no, or generally no symptoms, but may still be contagious. In previous outbreaks – such as Sars in 2002/2003, have had the use of Screening procedures in other countries "not proven to be effective to erkennen&quot cases;. Then Chi Wey/XinHua/Reuters

As for airports to be appropriate and useful, the experts consider that some words of advice for the Corona-a suspected case in a number of languages, as well as an electronic collection of contact information of travelers, so they can be contacted in the case of the case quickly from the public health offices. In addition to the observance of the distance and Hygiene rules, the RKI supports to make laboratory examinations and medical care for all patients regardless of the origin, and insurance status.

TOP NEWS: Two children have died: WHO investigates mysterious illness

07.39 PM: The world health organization is investigating a possible connection between the novel Coronavirus and a rare inflammatory disease in children. There were first reports about the recent cases of children’s illness were with the Coronavirus in connection with, said the WHO Director General, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus on Friday. He called on doctors around the world, with the WHO and national health authorities to cooperate to the syndrome "to verstehen&quot better;. Salvatore Di Nolfi/KEYSTONE/dpa

For the first time, Doctors had pointed out in the UK in April on the multi-inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C), the Similarities with the rare Kawasaki syndrome has. Meanwhile, it has also been detected in more than a hundred children in New York, three of them died.

On Friday, a hospital reported in the French Marseille in the first case of death from the syndrome in France. A nine-year-old was due to "neurological damage to in connection with a Herzstillstand" died, said the doctor in charge Fabrice Michel, the news Agency AFP. Overall, were reported from France since the beginning of March, 135 cases of the syndrome. The patients were between one and 14 years old.

WHO chief Ghebreyesus stressed that it was of the utmost importance to describe the syndrome precisely, to investigate the triggers of the disease and treatment possibilities.

In Europe there are so far, 230 children who are ill, such as the EU authority reported to ECDC. A total of two children in Europe are so far to the life-threatening disease died, according to the report of the authority.

TOP NEWS: Chancellery chief brown: There will be no vaccination against Coronavirus

07.19 PM: A vaccination compulsory in the fight against the Corona Virus in Germany according to the will of the Chancellor’s office will not give. Rather, a possible vaccination should be voluntary, said the Chancellery chief Helge Braun, the Newspapers of the Funke media group (Saturday editions). It would of course be good, "if many people get vaccinated, but everyone decides selbst".

"If there is the vaccine, hopefully soon, everyone can be vaccinated, if he möchte", brown said. "Who does not want to, have to bear the risk of an infection itself."

The Chancellery chief expressed the hope that there will be between the beginning and the middle of next year a vaccine for the General population. The end of the pandemic was "If vaccine is available, then there will be no restrictions, and we return to normal life zurück", brown said. dpa/Hendrik Schmidt/dpa-Central image/EG/icon image of A Hand holding the samples for coronavirus testing.

Excess mortality due to a Coronavirus is also in the middle of April on average

20.41 clock: Due to the Corona epidemic, the death figures in Germany in the third week of April, significantly higher than in previous years, located. In the 16. Calendar week of 13. until the 19th century. April killed at least 18.693 people, such as the Federal Statistical office in Wiesbaden announced on Friday. The were about eight percent more than the average for the years 2016 to 2019.

Compared to the previous week, the number of deaths decreased by more than 1300. In the 15. Calendar week of 6. up to the 12. April died, according to preliminary Figures, at least 20.036 people. This was about 2150, or twelve percent more than the average of the past four years. The deviation of the previous years was in the 15. Calendar week so far, also the largest.

Since the end of March, died, statistics show that because of the Corona-epidemic in Germany in comparison to previous years, significantly more people. The Trend suggests, therefore, on excess mortality in connection with the Covid-19-pandemic, because the death numbers at this time of year due to the decaying wave of Flu typically to lose weight from week to week.

Spain tightened entry rules, 14-day quarantine remains

19.35 PM: In the fight against the Coronavirus has Spain on Friday its entry restrictions for foreigners without permanent residence in the country aggravated. Only commuters, employees in the health care and care for the elderly and diplomats are allowed to come into the country. Exemptions there are in "Notsituationen" and for pure business travel. All Incoming is still measured at the airport fever. With a few exceptions, all the have to then in a two-week quarantine. The measures will apply initially to 15. June, informed the Ministry of the interior. imago images/ZUMA Wire Coronavirus in Spain, impressions of Malaga.

Spain is almost 27.500 dead is one of the worst of the Corona-pandemic-affected countries in the world.

The number of Coronavirus infections remains stable under 1000 – less than 100 new Deaths

19.19. Watch: The number of new positive Corona Tests in Germany, on Friday, at 755. Thus, the total number of confirmed Covid rises-19-infections 173.694. In the past 24 hours, 85 people died in total. Thus, 7873 deaths are now in connection with the Coronavirus in Germany occurred. This results in an evaluation of the individual information from the health ministries of the countries.

As the Robert-Koch-Institut, announced on Friday, increased the number of Recovering in Germany now at around 151.700 – the are of 1,400 more than the previous day. The number of actively Infected, according to the RKI is thus slightly more than 13.600. The reproduction number is now at 0.80.

Here you will find the currently reported Figures by the health ministries of the countries.

  • Baden-Württemberg: 33.856 (1645 Deaths)
  • Bavaria: 45.532 (2277 Deaths)
  • Berlin: 6424 (181 Deaths)
  • Brandenburg: 3191 (164 Deaths)
  • Bremen: 1153 (36 Deaths)
  • Hamburg: 5009 (206 Deaths)
  • Hesse: 9204 (429 Deaths)
  • Mecklenburg-Vorpommern: 745 (20 Deaths)
  • Lower Saxony: 11.111 (542 Fatalities)
  • North Rhine-Westphalia: 35.949 (1492 Deaths)
  • Rhineland-Palatinate: 6439 (216 Deaths)
  • Saarland: 2659 (154 Deaths)
  • Saxony: 5082 (196 Deaths)
  • Saxony-Anhalt: 1668 (54 Deaths)
  • Schleswig-Holstein: 2988 (126 Deaths)
  • Thuringia: 2689 (135 Deaths)

Total: State-15.05., 19.12 PM, 173.699 (7873 Deaths)

Previous Day: Version 14.05., 19.10 PM, 172.944 (7788 Deaths)

Source to be Infected – and death-figures: country health and social ministries.

The number of Healed, according to the Robert Koch Institute in Germany, at around 151.700

Currently, the RKI reported reproduction number: 0,80 (as of 15.05.)

Germany Sued In China? Bundestag-reports checks the claim for damages because of Covid-19

18.05: the Scientific service of the Bundestag shows that also in Germany, the Option of legal action against the people’s Republic of China in the Corona-crisis will be examined. The digital business magazine &quot reported;Business Insider".

In the 20-page Letter with the title “The Corona pandemic in the light of international law” will be reviewed two possible legal ways: possible actions for damages against China, on the other, possible violations of international law by China during the pandemic. imago images/Xinhua a fever, check in the Jilin province.

The prospects of success of an action for damages against China to judge the authors are extremely cautious: “Open only to the procedural modalities of a possible lawsuit wouldn’t be; not cleared, the facts of the case itself would be in Parts. Moreover, proof and causation issues, as well as the Problem of damage quantification to ask.“ To all of these questions, the Scientific service “is a serious way to make a meaningful contribution”.

So a possible method would have to take place according to the evaluation of the Scientific service of an international instance. As well as the USA, China does not recognize the jurisdiction of the International court of justice (ICJ). “An ad hoc submission to Beijing for a IGH-procedures for the purpose of clarification of responsibilities in the COVID-19-pandemic, it is hard to imagine,” – said in the report. “The past has rather shown that China is ready once the decisions of international dispute-to accept tion institutions.”

“Legally promising” appears to the authors of the report, however, dealing with the international legal obligations of States during a pandemic: “The ‘virological disinformation’ by a state is able to justify, under certain circumstances, a violation of human rights."

Still the Problem of the barely detectable evidence against China would, however, also in the peoples. “In the pandemic, the Problem now is that one-dimensional (quasi ‘undisturbed’), the causal chains between a breach of duty and the damage event practically difficult to identify and prove,” the report concludes.

TOP NEWS: Bonn researchers plan further Heinsberg-study

16.50 PM: researchers at the University hospital of Bonn plan, in the words of North Rhine-Westphalia health Minister Karl-Josef Laumann (CDU), a further study in especially from Coronavirus-affected district of Heinsberg. You should clarify how long a immunity in Corona-continue the patient. The state government is examining whether they supported the study financially. Much of this talk, said Laumann. A first study by researchers at the University hospital under the guidance of virologists Hendrik Streeck had attracted a lot of attention but also criticism of the methodology and be accompanied by a PR Agency.

Loosening Monday in the crises-Kreis Coesfeld

16.22 PM: With one week delay of the protection measures, such as contact restrictions in the Corona-crisis as of Monday in the district of Coesfeld relaxed. The country’s health Minister Karl-Josef Laumann (CDU) announced on Friday in Düsseldorf. After of 1,033 Westfleisch employees last 268 positive effect on the Corona-Virus has been tested, have registered in the district of Coesfeld, only 16 Neuinfizierte without contact with the meat industry. imago images/Noah Wedel In Coesfeld, Germany, was operating West of meat corona cases.

Laumann spoke, therefore, of a limited local outbreak in West meat in Coesfeld. The number of new infections in the past seven days, per 100 000 of the population spent with the Western meat-cases, 67.3. Without it, the value of which is unknown, according to the case of only 7.3. The Federal government and the länder agreed limit is 50 new infections per 100,000 population within seven days.

Fourth graders need to be pulled back from Monday for the school – application for a temporary injunction

15.05 PM: For the pupils of the fourth classes in the state of Hesse applies from Monday to compulsory education. A student has withdrawn according to the administrative court on Friday its application for a temporary injunction against the school due to the Corona pandemic.

TOP NEWS: Corona-infection rate in Greiz and Sonneberg under critical brand

14.06 PM: In the districts Greiz and Sonneberg is the infection rate, according to new Figures by the state government under the critical mark of 50 new infections per 100 000 of the population within seven days slipped. It was on Friday, Stand 10.00 am, at 48.9 in Greiz and 46.3 in Sonneberg, such as the state Chancellery informed. Both districts are Corona-focal points in Thuringia, but also nationwide. The Federal government and the Länder have set the number 50 as the upper limit for the rate of infection. If this time is exceeded, to limit the concepts to be adopted. In the whole of Thuringia, the Rate was on Friday at 7.4. dpa/Bodo Schackow/dpa-Central image/dpabild The old town, with the Top of the castle.

Qatar introduces mask duty: Draconian penalties

13.44 PM: The rich Emirate of Qatar leads in the fight against the Corona pandemic, a mask of duty and threatened with draconian penalties. According to the interior Ministry met to a height of the equivalent of around 51,000 euros or a maximum of three years in prison money. The mask duty applies to all of the people leaving the house, informed the interior Ministry on late Thursday evening on Twitter. Excluded persons were alone in a vehicle on the road.

According to official figures, more than 28,000 people have been positive for the Coronavirus tested. In addition to Saudi Arabia, Qatar, making it one of the most affected countries in the Arab world. 14 people had died from the effects of the disease so far, said the Ministry of health.

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