The Air Force is on Wednesday started for another flight to Bergamoto be hard on Covid-19 sick Italians to fly to Germany for treatment.
After the death of a resident by Covid-19 is a Nursing home in the Hessian district of Odenwald placed under quarantine been. In the nursing home itself, nine residents were tested positive, and twelve test results are still pending.
Other important news of the morning: Federal Minister of Agriculture Julia Klöckner wants despite the border closings pave the way for foreign harvest workers to Germany in the Corona crisis. “We won’t be able to do without seasonal workers,” she says. The White House fears between 100,000 and 240,000 deaths in the U.S. due to the pandemic. That’s what Deborah Birx, Coronavirus officer at the White House said. They are working on keeping the number down (more in the news blog below).
Here are the current numbers on the coronavirus pandemic: The Johns Hopkins University reports over 870,000 infected and over 43,000 dead worldwide. A count of the daily level for Germany on Wednesday morning shows almost 72,000 sick people and 775 deaths. Officially, the figures for Germany come from Robert Koch Institute. Accordingly, there are on Wednesday (as of midnight) 67,366 infected and 732 dead.