RKI scales Madrid and the Tirol as high-risk areas – Trump: I carry no responsibility at all

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The Robert Koch Institute also categorizes Madrid and the Tirol as high-risk areas

Top news (7.21 p.m.): The Robert Koch Institute (RKI) has, because of the spread of the novel Coronavirus is now also the Spanish capital of Madrid and the Austrian state of Tyrol to high-risk areas explained. The RKI added to his list of international risk, on the were already in Italy, Iran, the province of Hubei in China, the province of North Gyeongsang in South Korea and the Region Grand-Est, France, on Friday morning to Madrid and the Tirol.

Federal Minister of health, Jens Spahn (CDU), recommended that all travellers were in the past two weeks in Italy, in Austria or in Switzerland to stay two weeks at home. "If you were within the last 14 days in Italy, in Switzerland or in Austria: Avoid unnecessary contact and stay 2 weeks at home – regardless of whether they have symptoms or nicht", Spahn wrote in the evening on Twitter.

Trump: "I wear no Verantwortung"

Top news (7.00 PM): In the fight against the Coronavirus has US President Donald Trump the national state of emergency declared. Up to $ 50 billion could be mobilized against the pandemic, Trump said on Friday in a speech in the garden of the White house. The number of Coronavirus Tests should through cooperation with the private sector "erheblich" be increased. At the same time, Trump threatened a travel ban against travelers from European countries to the UK to expand.

"To unfold the whole power of the government, I call aus&quot officially the national state of emergency;, Trump said during his speech, followed by a press conference. He called on all States, emergency centres set up. Every U.S. hospital should be on alert. With the state of emergency he was also in the Ministry of health more powers.

The proclamation of national emergency had been expected in view of the spreading Virus. The opposition Democrats had asked for this vehemently and Trump’s failure in dealing with the Coronavirus accused.

The Lack of testing is one of the main points of criticism of the Trump government. Many people with symptoms of illness not able to take the test. On the question of the lack of Corona-Tests Trump replied on Friday: "I carry no responsibility at all." He announced "vermutlich" 1.4 million Corona-Tests for the upcoming week.

In the United States, at least 47 people are already on the of the Virus-induced lung disease Covid-19 died. More than 2000 infections were registered, according to a count by the AFP news Agency. However, the actual number of Infected is likely to be significantly higher. Due to the lack of Tests were tested in the United States compared to other countries, to date only a few people.

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Number of confirmed Coronavirus cases in Germany rise to 3675

The Robert-Koch-Institute in his statistics, now, the of the länder confirmed cases. Therefore, it comes to a strong increase in Numbers. Previously, the RKI had listed only the Institute electronically transmitted cases.

Baden-Württemberg: 564 (3 Deaths)

Bavaria: 500 (1 Case Of Death)

Berlin: 543

Brandenburg: 44

Bremen: 42

Hamburg: 99

Hesse: 146

Mecklenburg-Vorpommern: 33

Lower Saxony: 230

North Rhine-Westphalia affected: 1423 (4 deaths/district of Heinsberg especially)

Rhineland-Palatinate: 102

Saarland: 40

Saxony: 83

Saxony-Anhalt: 42

Schleswig-Holstein: 48

Thuringia: 29

Total: 3675

Source: n-tv (Stand: 13. March, 20.29 PM)

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The first Corona-dead in Luxembourg

Saturday, 14. March, 8.15 PM: In Luxembourg there is a first Corona event of death. A 94-year-old Person died of the consequences of the infection with the Coronavirus, the government of Luxembourg on Friday evening. The case will show, that especially older people need to be protected. With a package of measures, Luxembourg is trying to stop the spread of the Virus to contain. Among other things, schools and daycares are closed from Monday for two weeks. The number of proven infections with Sars-CoV-2 is increased in the Grand Duchy of 38 (as of Friday evening).

Schleswig-Holstein, among all of the public events says

20.37 PM: Due to the ever-expanding Coronavirus wants to Schleswig-Holstein’s state government, public life even further back. The Cabinet decided on Friday, by decree all the public events to say. The concerns from Saturday Clubs, discotheques, Fitness Studios, swimming pools, cinemas, theaters, museums, and community colleges.

Donald Trump calls a national emergency in the United States and 50 billion dollars of aid in the view

20.30: US President Donald Trump calls because of the spread of the Coronavirus in the United States of a national emergency from. The measure further Federal government would set funds in the amount of up to $ 50 billion to combat the Coronavirus Sars-CoV-2 free, Trump said on Friday at a press conference in the rose garden of the White house. AP

Denmark and Poland will seal their borders

19.17 PM: Denmark power from Saturday at noon to 12 at all land borders closed. The Prime Minister, Mette Frederiksen, announced at a press conference in Copenhagen. Danish citizens could cross the borders at any time. Tourists should not, for example, but to the country.

Poland also wants to close because of the Coronavirus all of its borders. The Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said on Friday evening. Polish citizens should continue – and be able to leave the country.

Turkey air traffic with Germany completely

18.40 PM: In the fight against the novel Coronavirus is from the Turkey to the air traffic with Germany and eight other European countries completely. The measure applies from Saturday to 08.00 hrs (06.00 PM CET) to 17. April and relates to flights from and to Germany, France, Spain, Norway, Denmark, Belgium, Austria, Sweden and the Netherlands, said the Turkish transport Minister, Mehmet Cahit Turhan on Friday to journalists in Ankara. A ban is already in place for Links with China, Iran, Iraq, Italy and South Korea. dpa A machine of the Turkish airline company, Turkish Airlines

According to the Turkish health Minister Fahrettin Koca, the number of Covid-19-cases increased in Turkey in the meantime to five. All are, therefore, in connection with the on Wednesday announced the first case of a man who had returned from Europe.

Turkey has already ordered that schools remain as of Monday for two weeks closed, universities are to close for three weeks. By the end of April, sport events take place without spectators.

18.07 at: Berlin close up, and also the Bars, Clubs and pubs in the city. As the "Berlin Morgenpost" reported, decided by the Senate, starting Tuesday, this further restriction of the public life. All of the dining options, which are not of primary food supply, are closed from then on, the "Tagesspiegel". "The ban will apply from Tuesday, because only then will the Senate könne&quot create the formal legal requirements;, the newspaper quoted the Governing mayor Michael Müller (SPD).

Müller asks the citizens of Berlin to understanding. "It comes to your safety and your health.This Phase is very important. Everyone will feel restrictions."

Hamster purchase escalates: man thrashes about 50 packs of flour with the cashier

17.39 PM: A hamster purchase of 50 packs of flour in a supermarket in Osnabrück a scuffle caused. A man had Packed the car in Hilter the flour in his shopping, the police announced on Friday. At the cash register, he was denied the purchase of a large crowd on Thursday evening: He could purchase 20 packs, the remaining amount should remain for other customers in the store. The 41-Year-old arguing with two supermarket employees, until it came to the physical confrontation. At the end of the 50 kilograms of flour remained in the Store.

17.04 PM: German Chancellor Angela Merkel has the Corona-crisis "einzigartig" referred to. "It is unique, it is so that we haben&quot so no experience;, Merkel said in a short speech on Friday in Berlin. "Here we don’t have to do it with an opponent, a Virus we don’t know that we know, how we can fight it."

The Chancellor praised in her speech to the Bundestag and the Bundesrat, on Friday "in the Rekordtempo" the briefly adopted working money. The Commitments of Finance Minister Olaf Scholz (SPD) and Economics Minister Peter Altmaier (CDU) to unlimited economic loans are "Measures ( … ) in the history of the Federal Republic of unique sind", Merkel said. The Chancellor comes along now to a Meeting with representatives of business and Trade unions. Merkel also appealed once again to the Use of each: "If everyone contributes, then it will enable us better to come through this difficult Situation."

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16.55 PM: The air pollution over Italy with the outbreak of the Coronavirus according to data from the European space Agency Esa back. Satellite data showed that especially in the most affected North, the emissions of nitrogen dioxide, with the beginning of the lock-up measures were dropped, said the Esa on Friday. The Lombardy and other Northern Italian areas were declared as first to restricted zones, to which, among other things, the traffic was heavily restricted.

"Although it could be due to the clouds and the changing weather, the slight variations in the data, we are very confident that the reduction of the emissions (…) coincides with the blocking in Italy, the to less traffic and industrial activities führt", Claus Zehner, Esa head of mission of the satellite Copernicus Sentinel-5 said.

The Animation of the Esa shows the data from 1. January to 11. March 2020. At the end of February, the Virus broke out in Lombardy. Meanwhile, Italy is, after China, the most heavily affected country. After initially Lombardy and several provinces have been closed off in the North, are now Locks for the whole country is strict. Schools, universities, most of the shops, Bars and Restaurants are closed. People should not be out of the house.

Also in China, the measures for the containment of Coronavirus have led at least partly due to a decline in air pollution. The had shown satellite images of the US space Agency Nasa. The decline in nitrogen dioxide emissions is to first discover about Wuhan, it was said by Nasa. From the metropolis of infections with the causative agent of Sars were first reported-CoV-2, shortly after the city had been made largely under quarantine.

16: 46: The in of the G7 group United major industrialized countries on Monday for a special summit on the Coronavirus pandemic from. This will take place by video conference, informed the office of the President of France, Emmanuel Macron on Friday. Macron had suggested the Meeting, therefore, the actions of the countries vote in the crisis better.

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