BERLIN (The Reference) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel thanked all health departments who played a pivotal role in fighting COVID-19.
Merkel confirmed that health workers have proven that they “provided positive support” for the country in the midst of the crisis, and that they will be able to make significant progress with cooperation with the German Ministry of Health.
Merkel stressed that the “new phase of the epidemic” has now begun, with some restrictions and procedures eased. Merkel expressed concern about the “negligence” of some after relaxing restrictions and procedures last weekend, and indicated that basic measures of protection against corona, such as spacing, regular cleaning of hands and wearing masks, should be observed.
Merkel appealed to everyone that cooperation and solidarity are necessary between these stages, to write a happy end to this crisis.