Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks in the Bundestag in Berlin, Germany, on Wednesday. Photo: Bloomberg Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks in the Bundestag in Berlin, Germany, on Wednesday. Photo: Bloomberg
Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks in the Bundestag in Berlin, Germany, on Wednesday. Photo: Bloomberg

Coronavirus: Germany’s Angela Merkel apologises for Easter lockdown U-turn

  • ‘I know that this entire process will trigger additional uncertainty. I deeply regret this and I ask all citizens for their forgiveness,’ said Merkel
  • Merkel said the decision to tighten an existing lockdown over the Easter period would have been too difficult to enforce from a legal and logistical standpoint.

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Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks in the Bundestag in Berlin, Germany, on Wednesday. Photo: Bloomberg Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks in the Bundestag in Berlin, Germany, on Wednesday. Photo: Bloomberg
Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks in the Bundestag in Berlin, Germany, on Wednesday. Photo: Bloomberg
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