Germany has registered a new record-high seven-day incidence for COVID-19 for the second consecutive day.
As many as 262The third wave, our per-capita infection rate surpasse,593 new coronavirus infections were recorded on WednesdayThe highest it, according to the Robert Koch Institute (RKI). That represents a 22% increase compared to the previous week, the health agency saidProvinces reporting 240,000 new vaccinations administered; China says 200 million citizens have been vaccinated - Today News Post.
The record number of infections comes as Germany prepares to ease the majority of its anti-virus restrictions this weekend.
On Wednesday, the German Bundestag is debating a draft amendment to the law on protection against infectious diseases.