In a video message, Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier prepared citizens for economically difficult times in the face of the Corona crisis - but also expressed optimism.
Dozens of research groups around the world are searching for a vaccine that could help contain the corona pandemic. A few active ingredients are already being tested in clinical trials.
More shops and facilities than before are allowed to reopen after weeks of closure during the Corona crisis. But this is not a reason for a return to everyday life as we know it, warns the Robert Koch Institute.
Can the Oktoberfest be celebrated in times of Corona? The signs were that this was going to be cancelled, but the people in charge took their time for further consultations.
Federal Health Minister Jens Spahn has predicted that the distance regulations and tightened hygiene rules will probably continue for several months.
They have fled thousands of kilometres and spent months in desolate refugee camps on the Greek islands. Now the first children and young people have arrived in Germany.
According to the Robert Koch Institute, the infection rate with the coronavirus has decreased in Germany. According to the authorities, each infected person now infects less than one other person.
Chancellor Merkel speaks of a "fragile interim success" in the fight against the corona pandemic - in mini-steps public life is therefore to be revived. The message: we have to get used to living with the virus.
According to the analysis of a British think tank, Germany is the safest country in Europe in the Corona crisis. According to this, only Israel is doing better worldwide.
Chancellor and prime ministers want to discuss the future of corona restrictions. For the Chancellor, the far-reaching recommendations of the Leopoldina should be very important. How far do the federal and state governments go in terms of possible relaxation?
In order to contain the corona pandemic, Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has called for the introduction of a uniform corona app in the European Union. For the SPD politician, this was an important part of the exit strategy.
Together against corona – with internationally coordinated research. Scientists around the world are racing to develop a vaccine and drugs to combat the virus.