Closures, Controls and Other Restrictions The Shutdown Begins Across Germany

This week, serious restrictions on public life go into effect across Germany. Many states have closed schools, cinemas, public swimming pools and other culture and leisure facilities.
German federal police patrol the border between Strasbourg, France, and Kehl, Germany: The frontier has been closed in response to the coronavirus outbreak.

German federal police patrol the border between Strasbourg, France, and Kehl, Germany: The frontier has been closed in response to the coronavirus outbreak.

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