Skip to comments.'New pandemic' in Germany caused by virus variant prompts lockdown through Easter
Posted on 03/23/2021 2:49:51 PM PDT by ChicagoConservative27
BERLIN — Germany is extending its lockdown until April 18 and calling on citizens to stay at home for five days over the Easter holidays to try to break a third wave of the Covid-19 pandemic, Chancellor Angela Merkel said early on Tuesday.
In talks that ran deep into the night, Merkel pushed the leaders of Germany's 16 states to take a tougher stance to fight the pandemic, reversing plans for a gradual re-opening of the economy agreed earlier this month after a sharp rise in the infection rate.
"We are now basically in a new pandemic. The British mutation has become dominant," Merkel told a news conference.
"Fundamentally, we face a new virus of the same kind but with very different characteristics. More deadly, more infectious, and infectious for longer."
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“The British mutation” of the virus that’s racist to refer to as the “China virus”.
Is NBC news now responsible if any Brits get attacked?
right “VARIATION” bullshit will never end because guess what?? viruses do not stop with the variants.
How is Trump still doing this?! In Germany?!
Sounds like a year ago "flatten the curve".
I gather each new variant will require another flatten the curve cycle.
The Atheists and Muslim-lovers in charge are trying to exterminate Christianity.
Target the Christian holy days.
Will there be a Ramadan lockdown?
Thou shalt bow dow to me.
(A Hitler has got nothing on A Merkel)
Another day, another pandemic variant. It goes on and on.
I may they find the address of the idiot who made this decision and make life unbearable for them.
Germany has had a full year to train people and build facilities to deal with this disease.
The people of Germany should be outraged that they are being crushed under the heel of government which is both out of control and incompetent.
Let them stay locked down.
Germans prefer being crushed under the heel of government which is both out of control and competent.
Is there a limit to how much the coronavirus can mutate? By Yasemin Saplakoglu - Staff Writer February 11, 2021
The possibilities are seemingly endless. https://www.livescience.com/how-much-can-coronavirus-mutate-variants.html
Shocking as this is it seems our gov is not the worst.
“Germans prefer being crushed under the heel of government which is both out of control and competent. “
I see what you did there. See Mussolini for on time trains. I know he was Italian but see John Belushi in Animal House for the how to make the transition.
It would suck to be a German.
British mutation of Chinese virus
We need to have a breathalyzer.
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