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Germany’s Covid wave could reach ‘sad peak’ at Christmas, outgoing minister says

Jens Spahn has defended decision to bar unvaccinated people from many public areasCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageGermany’s fourth wave of the pandemic could reach a “sad peak” in intensive care units around the country around Christmas, the outgoing health minister, Jens Spahn, has warned as he defended the decision to bar unvaccinated people from many areas of public life.On Thursday, the German government and heads of the federal states agreed that only those who h...
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Covid live: Switzerland tightens restrictions amid surge in cases; nearly 1m Germans currently infected

Swiss government reinforces mask rules and message to work from home; Germany’s Jens Spahn says more than 1% of population have CovidGermany’s Covid wave could reach ‘sad peak’ at ChristmasItalian man tries to dodge Covid vaccine wearing fake armOmicron driving record rate of Covid infection in South African provinceQ+A: do Covid vaccine mandates work?UK Covid – latest updatesCalifornia is reporting its second confirmed case of the Omicron variant in as many days.The Los Angeles County public he...
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Covid live: Slovakia sets new daily case record; nearly 1m Germans currently infected, says health minister

Low level of vaccine take-up thought to be factor in Slovakia; Germany’s Jens Spahn says more than 1% of population have CovidSouth Africa’s new cases have risen over 300% in a weekCovid booster shots significantly strengthen immunity, trial findsBlack and south Asian Brits urged to get jabs to cut higher death ratesNew York health officials report at least five cases of Omicron variantAuckland celebrates end of lockdown with brunch and traffic gridlockCalifornia is reporting its second confirme...
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Germany Considers a Full Covid Lockdown and Mandatory Vaccines

Germany is set to decide on tougher Covid-19 restrictions and could even opt for a full lockdown amid record daily infections and mounting pressure on hospitals. From a report: Olaf Scholz, Germany's chancellor-designate, said Wednesday that the Covid situation was serious and that the country would massively push its vaccination campaign, noting that "vaccination is the way out of this pandemic." Scholz said Germany "should make vaccination compulsory for certain groups," without stating which ...
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Germans will be 'vaccinated, recovered, or dead' by the end of the winter, the health minister warned amid a COVID-19 surge

100-year-old Heinz Jacoby receives a coronavirus vaccination from doctor Anna Häring-Haj Kheder in Bochum, Germany, September 30 2021.Roland Weihrauch/picture alliance via Getty Germans will be "vaccinated, recovered, or dead" by the end of the winter, the health minister said. COVID-19 cases have surged in Germany. Neighboring Austria has imposed a lockdown and a vaccine mandate. German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Germany needed tougher COVID-19 measures, per Reuters. By the end of the win...
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Germans will be 'vaccinated, recovered, or dead' by winter end: minister

Jens Spahn, the German minister for health, said Monday that the infectious Delta variant made his bleak prediction "highly likely." #jensspahn #germans
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Germany Considers More COVID-19 Curbs, Compulsory Vaccines as Cases Soar

BERLIN (Reuters) -Health Minister Jens Spahn called on Tuesday for further restrictions as Germany's rate of coronavirus infections hit a record...
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Germany and Netherlands face fresh Covid rules as Austria enters lockdown

Reintroduction of restrictions has led to violent protests in European citiesCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageGermany and the Netherlands have been told they should face still tougher Covid restrictions as the German health minister, Jens Spahn, made the startling prediction that most of his compatriots would be “vaccinated, cured or dead” by the end of winter.With Europe again the centre of the pandemic, ushering in tighter controls mainly on the unvaccinated across t...
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Germany and Netherlands face tightening Covid rules as Austria enters lockdown

German foreign minister says most of country will be ‘vaccinated, cured or dead’ by end of winterCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageGermany and the Netherlands have been told they should face still tougher Covid restrictions as the German health minister, Jens Spahn, made the startling prediction that most of his compatriots would be “vaccinated, cured or dead” by the end of winter.With Europe again the centre of the pandemic, ushering in tighter controls mainly on the u...
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Germany Covid: Health minister's stark warning to get jabbed

Everyone in Germany will either be "vaccinated, recovered or dead" by spring, Jens Spahn says.
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Germany is experiencing a 'massive' pandemic of the unvaccinated, says health minister

Germany's Health Minister Jens Spahn said the country was experiencing a "massive" pandemic of the unvaccinated as authorities raised the alarm on rising infections and increased pressure on hospitals due to Covid-19 admissions.


Germany is experiencing a 'massive' pandemic of the unvaccinated, says health minister

Germany's Health Minister Jens Spahn said the country was experiencing a "massive" pandemic of the unvaccinated as authorities raised the alarm on rising infections and increased pressure on hospitals due to Covid-19 admissions.
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Covid: Germany enveloped in ‘massive’ pandemic of the unvaccinated

Health minister says wave ‘far from over’ as vaccination rate flatlines and clinics report rising numbers of Covid-19 patientsCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageGermany’s health minister, Jens Spahn, has warned that his country is going through a “massive” pandemic of the unvaccinated.“The pandemic is far from over,” said Spahn, a member of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU). “We are currently experiencing a pandemic of the unvaccinated, which is massive. There would b...
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Germany's Pandemic State of Emergency to End Nov. 25 - Bild

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Health Minister Jens Spahn said special regulations relating to the coronavirus pandemic could end on November 25, though...
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WHO's Tedros Wins German Backing for Second Term

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Health Minister Jens Spahn backed a second term for World Health Organization chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus and called...
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Coronavirus live: warning German vaccine campaign not enough to stop fourth wave; Italy approves booster jabs

German plan to reboot flagging vaccine rollout not sufficient to stop fourth wave, warns expert; Italy’s medicines agency approves boostersUnvaccinated health and care workers in England could be redeployedFormer British PM tells west to stop hoarding vaccinesUS cases among children surging as students head back to schoolArdern advises hospital visitors against sex with patients during CovidBiden to outline strategy to combat Delta variant as cases surge – live 3.14pm BST Moldova will tighte...
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The Latest: Washington state vaccine mandate moves forward

By The Associated Press OLYMPIA, Wash. — Days after suing to block what is believed to be among the nation’s strictest COVID-19 employee vaccine mandates, Washington’s largest state labor union has announced a tentative agreement for Gov. Jay Inslee’s order for state workers. The Northwest News Network reports the Washington Federation of State Employees has negotiated terms for Inslee’s mandate that all 46,000 of its union members be fully vaccinated by October 18 or lose their jobs. The new ag...
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The Latest: Kentucky governor calls special session on virus

By The Associated Press FRANKFORT, Ky. — Democratic Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear has announced that he’s calling the state’s Republican-led legislature into a special session to shape pandemic policies as the state struggles with a record surge of COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations. The return of lawmakers to the state Capitol starts Tuesday and marks a dramatic power shift in coronavirus-related policymaking in the Bluegrass State following a landmark court ruling. Since the pandemic hit Kentuck...
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Wie Long COVID jungen Frauen mit chronischem Erschöpfungssyndrom hilft

Beth aus London – die zum Schutz ihrer Privatsphäre in diesem Artikel ein Pseudonym verwendet – ist 24 Jahre alt und leidet schon seit zehn Jahren unter Myalgischer Enzephalomyelitis (ME), auch als Chronisches Erschöpfungssyndrom (CFS für chronic fatigue syndrome) bekannt. Nach ein paar Jahren, während der die Symptome noch relativ erträglich waren, sind die Schmerzen und Müdigkeit in den letzten Monaten immer schlimmer geworden. Inzwischen schafft es Beth kaum noch, das Haus zu verlassen; jeden...
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The Latest: Denver ready to discipline unvaccinated police

By The Associated Press DENVER — Denver’s top public safety leader says he is prepared to discipline police officers, sheriff’s deputies and firefighters who don’t follow the mandate that all city employees get vaccinated against COVID-19, The Denver Post reports Saturday. A public health order issued by the city health department Monday requires all city employees to receive their second vaccine dose by Sept. 15. It’s unclear how many of the Denver’s police officers or emergency responders have...
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The Latest: COVID-19 hospitalizations increase in Arizona

By The Associated Press PHOENIX — Arizona on Saturday reported more than 2,000 additional COVID-19 cases for the fourth straight day as the number of virus-related hospitalizations continued to rise. The U.S. state’s coronavirus dashboard reported 2,653 additional cases and 34 deaths, increasing the pandemic totals to 943,415 cases and 18,376 deaths. There were 1,358 COVID-19 patients occupying inpatient beds as of Friday, up from 866 two weeks earlier on July 23, according to the dashboard. The...
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German minister’s plan to place restrictions on unvaccinated criticised

Coalition partners among those to oppose proposals to exclude people from restaurants and other facilitiesCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coveragePlans by Germany’s health minister to place restrictions on Germans who have not been vaccinated against coronavirus are facing stiff opposition from his coalition partners and the opposition.Several SPD politicians have called Jens Spahn’s proposals to exclude people from restaurants, gyms and other facilities who had failed to tak...
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Tight restrictions planned for unjabbed Germans to avert new Covid wave

Health minister wants restaurants, hairdressers, stadiums and hotels to be off limits to the unvaccinatedCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageGermany’s health minister is planning to introduce sweeping measures next month that could considerably restrict the lives of people who do not get a coronavirus vaccine, according to widespread reports.Jens Spahn has warned parliament and leaders of the 16 states that the tighter restrictions are necessary to avoid a new and dangero...
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Germany Calls on China to Allow Further Investigations Into COVID Origins

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Health Minister Jens Spahn called on China to make it possible for investigations into the origins of the COVID-19...
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Coronavirus live: Israel reintroduces indoor mask rules; German health minister warns of Delta variant rise

Surge in infections is blow to Israel after successful vaccine rollout; Jens Spahn says ‘the Delta variant will have the upper hand over the summer’‘We were never a priority’: Zimbabwe hotspots face strict lockdownCentral and eastern Sydney plunged into lockdown after 22 casesElation in Spain as Balearic Islands join UK’s Covid green listAlmost 600m NHS home Covid tests unaccounted for, auditors revealUK coronavirus updates – live 11.24am BST South Africa is intending to increase the speed o...
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Coronavirus live: Israel reintroduces indoor mask rules; German health minister warns of Delta variant spike

Surge in infections is blow to Israel after successful vaccine rollout; Jens Spahn says ‘the Delta variant will have the upper hand over the summer’‘We were never a priority’: Zimbabwe hotspots face strict lockdownCentral and eastern Sydney plunged into lockdown after 22 casesElation in Spain as Balearic Islands join UK’s Covid green listAlmost 600m NHS home Covid tests unaccounted for, auditors revealUK coronavirus updates – live 10.11am BST The board of the GAVI vaccine alliance has approv...
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Coronavirus live news: Thailand vaccine supplies disrupted; Russia imposes new restrictions in Saint Petersburg

20 hospitals in Bangkok cancel vaccine appointments; India reports lowest cases since March; US death toll nears 600,000Delaying England’s Covid reopening ‘could keep thousands out of hospital’Factory workers making goods for the west bear brunt of virus surge in south-east AsiaCovid cases fall across US but experts warn of dangers of vaccine hesitancyConcerns grow in St Ives over Covid cases linked to G7 summitSee all our coronavirus coverage 9.46am BST Many Indian states eased coronavirus ...
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German health minister facing calls to resign over mask furore

Jens Spahn’s ministry is accused of planning to distribute substandard Covid masks to vulnerable people Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageGermany’s health minister is facing calls to resign over accusations his ministry planned to distribute face masks considered inadequate protection against Covid-19 to socially and physically vulnerable people.Jens Spahn was the subject of a fierce debate in the German parliament, the Bundestag, on Wednesday afternoon, in which he was...
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Coronavirus live news: Peru death toll more than doubles after review; Heathrow opens separate ‘red list’ terminal

Peru’s death toll soars to 180,000 after excess deaths added; Heathrow airport begins processing arrivals from ‘red list’ countries in separate terminal; the WHO introduces new names for Covid variantsAnalysis: If India variant starts a third wave, England’s Covid rules may have to stayEU plans to lift Covid quarantine rules for vaccinated from 1 JulyUS gun sales spiked during pandemic and continue to riseSee all our coronavirus coverage 10.21am BST The proposed Copa América this summer is i...
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Germany gets tough on Covid test centres after media expose fraud

Several centres are alleged to have claimed payment for more tests than they carried outCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageHealth ministers in Germany have pledged to clamp down on fraud in coronavirus test centres across the country, after evidence that some have been claiming for more tests than they have carried out.At an emergency meeting on Monday after German media exposed the anomalies, Jens Spahn, the government health minister and the representatives from the 16...
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