The Coronavirus pandemic keeps Germany and the world in suspense: Around 3.7 million people have, until now, with the novel Virus-causative agent of Sars-CoV-2 infected – 167.057 of them in Germany. All messages to the Corona-crisis and the fight against the spread of the Coronavirus, you can find in the News Ticker of FOCUS Online.
- The countries-Overview of the Live card to the Virus outbreak
- The Covid-19 Radar facts and Figures
Day-care centres in Hesse, open again from June for all the children (17.11 PM) France cancels Corona-curfew – country, however, is divided into zones (16.31 PM)
Top stories for the Coronavirus pandemic
First doubts of the intelligence service, paper with allegations against China
Top news (22.49 PM): a Western intelligence service paper, the China sharp for dealing with the Corona-crisis, have criticized is, there is a media report, according to doubt. NDR research, according to should be available to the Federal intelligence service (BND) appropriate information.
According to information from the transmitter, the BND is said to have informed the Chairpersons of the foreign Affairs Committee in the Bundestag on Wednesday that the intelligence service in the case of the alleged authors of the paper, the members of the "Five-Eyes"-Intelligence Alliance, asked. This would have communicated that you have no knowledge of a common paper, reported to the NDR on Thursday, citing Participants of the confidential meeting of the Committee.
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The BND representative stated, therefore, the members of Parliament that the Dossier might be from one of the partner services have been created and there had been a mix-up. But it could also be a deliberate false message. The BND would not comment, according to the NDR to the Research.
The Dossier of the "Five Eyes" referred to intelligence Alliance of the United States, great Britain, Australia, Canada and new Zealand to summarise the allegations and suspicions against China, such as the Australian newspaper “the Saturday Telegraph” last weekend, had reported. Accordingly, the Dossier cover-up documented by the Chinese government, and has on the risky research work in a laboratory in the Chinese city of Wuhan, where the new Coronavirus was in December for the first time showed up.
New Figures of the provinces: Less Corona infections in Germany
Top news (19.36 hours): The number of positive Corona Tests in Germany on 167.057 increased. The calculated FOCUS Online on the basis of the reports of the local health and social ministries. Thus, the number of Infected rose to 1065 from the previous day. On Wednesday 1151 new infections were reported. So far, 7196 people have died from the effects of the Coronavirus.
Here you will find the currently reported Figures by the health ministries of the countries.
- Baden-Württemberg: 32.868 (1517 Deaths)
- Bavaria: 44.064 (2071 Deaths)
- Berlin: 6203 (163 Deaths)
- Brandenburg: 3078 (156 Deaths)
- Bremen: 998 (32 Deaths)
- Hamburg: 4907 (183 Deaths)
- Hesse: 8716 (399 Deaths)
- Mecklenburg-Vorpommern: 717 (19 Deaths)
- Lower Saxony: Of 10,617 (490 Deaths)
- North Rhine-Westphalia: 34.233 (1371 Deaths)
- Rhineland-Palatinate: 6223 (192 Deaths)
- Saarland: 2620 (144 Deaths)
- Saxony: 4857 (181 Deaths)
- Saxony-Anhalt: 1618 (48 Deaths)
- Schleswig-Holstein: 2830 (120 Deaths)
- Thuringia: 2468 (110 Deaths)
Total: State 07.05., 19.34 PM, 167.057 (7196 Deaths)
The Day Before: The State 06.05., 19.14 PM, 165.992 (7092 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 139.900
Currently, the RKI reported reproduction number: 0,71 (as of 07.05.)
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Berlin sees the upper limit for Corona-emergency-critical
22.44 PM: If in a district of Berlin, the new upper limit for the number of reaches should be, must loose the Senate considers city-wide taken back. "If we need to turn back measures, when we reach numbers of Infection are to be regarded as a stop signal, then the müssen" nationwide for Berlin, introduced;, Senator Andreas hostage (SPD) said on Thursday evening. "This was also the reason, why yesterday, in the discussion of the Prime Ministers ‘ conference, the three city States Hamburg, Berlin and Bremen, this scheme is not so explicitly welcomed."
The Federal government and the Länder decided on Wednesday, in addition to other relaxations of daily life restrictions, a more regionally oriented approach. A kind of emergency mechanism. Therefore, to be implemented in districts or circle-free cities with more than 50 new infections per 100,000 population within the seven days immediately consequent restriction of the concept.
From Berlin’s point of view, this is not very practical. Geisel stressed that the Senate agree with the view that the number could not be reached. "We need earlier intervention, we can’t wait that long."
Mecklenburg-Vorpommern puts in front of stages-Plan, daycare-Openings – people from high-risk may areas not to enter
21.33 clock: people from German high-risk areas for the Covid-19-disease may even after the age of 25. May not come to Mecklenburg-Vorpommern. This Prime Minister Manuela Schwesig (SPD) said on Thursday in Schwerin. You had the Opening of the North-East for tourists from the other States from the 25. May already explained before.
In Mecklenburg-opens-Western Pomerania as of next Monday the children’s day care. As Minister of social Affairs Stefanie Drese (SPD) said on Thursday, to of 18. May be able to go to the children in the nurseries, which go from the next academic year in the school. From the 25. In may, the entry into the restricted rule, begin operation for all of the children in day-care centres and crèches.
Covid-19-patients in Austria after treatment with blood plasma cured
20.22 PM: In Austria, several Covid-19-patients of their severe lung disease recovered after the blood plasma healed Coronavirus patients were treated. The experimental therapy approach was delivered in three patients in the hospital of Graz, very good results, said the Grazer infections Loge Robert Krause at a press conference on Thursday.
In the case of the blood plasma therapy, it was a "Option for selected patients not on all übertragbar" was, said Krause. In particular, two patients were treated, the other pre-existing medical conditions suffered and a very weakened immune system had. It can also come in the treatment of the data according to side effects such as allergic reactions.
A total of 20 Corona treated in Austria in the past-patients with blood plasma. So that further Tests can be made, called on the Red cross on Thursday to blood plasma donations. So far, around 200 people in Austria had a donation ready.
Treatment with blood plasma is currently tested in several countries, including France, the USA, Switzerland and China. However, are needed for reliable statements about the effectiveness of more medical data.
Starting Saturday: Hessen allows events with up to 100 participants – Reduced operation of day care centers from June
17.11 PM: meetings with up to 100 participants are in the state of Hesse, subject to conditions of this Saturday is again possible. In the exceptional case, the authorities could allow, under certain conditions, higher participants, informed the state of Hesse head of the government, Volker Bouffier (CDU) on Thursday in Wiesbaden.
The day-care centres in the state of Hesse to the 2. June on a limited, as a rule, are open again for all children. The state government announced on Thursday.
Restaurants and other restaurants in Hesse, may 15. May, again subject to conditions, to open. Nightclubs and dance clubs have remained but for the time being closed. Theatre, Opera and concert houses in the state of Hesse allowed to open subject to compliance with the requirements of this Saturday again. Be except for concerts and events, where the required distance rules cannot be met.
Pensions, private rooms and Hotels can be 15 to the. May resume operation. In public areas such as reception, meeting and Breakfast rooms, one to be respected, as well as the Restaurant would have to but regulate the distance between staff and guests and the guests to each other, so Bouffier more.
So far, prohibited recreational sports is in the state of Hesse, from Saturday to restricted again. He would have to be exercised in a contact-free and with a minimum of 1.5 meters between individuals. Gyms could from the age of 15. May re-open.
Corona App could come in mid-June
16.59 PM: The planned App to track Corona-the chain of Infection in about five to six weeks are available. "In mid-June a more realistic Zeitraum" is;, it was called on Thursday from government circles. First of all, the App was only your "Kernfunktion" have, with the help of contact persons of coronavirus-Infected should be informed. The Option for voluntary disclosure of data to the Robert Koch-Institute (RKI) to be added later.
The App is a "important Tool", to chains of Infection "to erkennen" comprehensive; as before, it was more. So far, Corona would have to be Infected in the conversation with the health Department to all contact persons to remember and name. This is for example not possible if the person got in the Bus or the train in addition to Unknown sat.
The App is designed to record using the Bluetooth technology, when and how long someone has resided in the vicinity of one other Person that has turned on your Smartphone, also this function. Someone infected with the novel Coronavirus, he can inform about the App anonymously, those who might to is have by their proximity to him. dpa/Hauke-Christian Dittrich/dpa The Corona-App could from mid-June to be available.
It is important to understand that the application "no Allheilmittel" and also "no Freifahrtschein", to neglect spacing and hygiene rules, it said circles further from the government. The identification and interruption of chains of Infection was merely the second step in the pandemic-tackling – the first was to avoid contagions.
The App is designed to meet the stringent requirements of data protection and cyber security and on a voluntary basis, as it was said. A broad acceptance of the application and as many users as possible are crucial.
The App, developed by SAP and Deutsche Telekom, the RKI should be. Also included are the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft and the Helmholtz-Institute, and other Federal agencies, including the Federal office for information security (BSI).
France lifts curfew at 11. May to – country, however, is divided into two zones
16.31 PM: France stands at 11. May the due to the Corona-crisis-imposed output on lock. The French Prime Minister, Edouard Philippe announced on Thursday.
However, the departments are to be subdivided in the future, depending on the spread of the Virus in green and red zones. In the green departments, there should be more far-reaching easing measures. "The country is divided in two: For the most part, we have managed the epidemic wave aufzuhalten", Philippe said. The good news. Aurelien Morissard/XinHua/Reuters France lifts the curfew on, but there is in the future, the red and green zones
In the red departments of the Virus but it is still particularly active. The Situation is particularly serious for example in the French overseas territory of Mayotte and in Metropolitan area of Paris is. In Mayotte, the first Phase of the relaxations would not be delayed initially, in the capital. Here it should be particularly strict rules in public transport.
How "Euronews" reported, could be in the green zones around Parks and gardens from the 18th century. May re-open. Secondary school students 1 should then again in the schools. The zones remained for three weeks, green would be released for more areas of public life again. These include, according to the report, top tier schools, Cafes and Restaurants.
Corona-a Test of Papaya: WHO rejects criticism of Tanzania’s President
16.08 PM: The world health organization (WHO) has Comments by Tanzania’s President about faulty Corona-Tests rejected. The head of state of the East African country, John Magufuli, had called Covid-19-test kits in his country as deficient. You have fruit, among other things, samples of a Papaya and a goat to the national laboratory sent these results had been positive.
The Africa Director of WHO, Matshidiso Moeti, said on Thursday that it shares this view. "We are convinced that the Tests were provided and are available on the international market, (…) are not contaminated with the Virus." The head of the African health authority in Africa CDC, John Nkengasong, said Tanzania use the same Test as everyone else. After Magufulis Remarks, the Director of the national laboratory was suspended.
Tanzania has recorded Africa, the CDC estimated that 480 Corona cases. Magufulis of previous dealing with the spread of Covid-19 was often criticized. Churches and mosques are still open. Magufuli also suggested to pray against the Virus and steam to breathe in. Since the 2015 President-in-office was frequently the subject of criticism. Human rights activists accuse him of, against civil society and media.
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