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The Latest: Germany discusses further loosening restrictions  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is meeting Wednesday with the governors of the country’s 16 states to discuss further loosening restrictions imposed to curb the coronavirus pandemic more
Merkel urges virus vigilance; Germany loosens border checks  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Chancellor Angela Merkel is urging Germans to be “courageous and vigilant” as the country emerges from its shutdown more
The Latest: Merkel urges international cooperation on virus  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
German Chancellor Angela Merkel says countries need to work together to overcome the coronavirus pandemic more
The Latest: Protests against virus restrictions in Germany  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Police in Germany say dozens of people were detained at protests against the pandemic restrictions after some rallies turned violent on Saturday more
The Latest: Merkel discusses pandemic with Pope Francis  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Chancellor Angela Merkel’s office says the German leader has discussed the coronavirus pandemic with Pope Francis in a phone conversation more
The Latest: Germany to loosen border controls this weekend  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Germany plans to start loosening its border controls this weekend after two months of restrictions more
The Latest: Dutch coronavirus outbreak spreads to Germany  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
A coronavirus outbreak linked to a slaughterhouse in the Netherlands has spread across the border to Germany more
The Latest: Germany condemns violence by protesters  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
The German government has criticized attacks on police officers and journalists at recent protests against pandemic restrictions more
The Latest: German car sales down despite open showrooms  ABC NEWS · 16 hours
Germany’s auto industry says car sales in the country remained very weak in May despite the reopening of showrooms and the easing of other coronavirus restrictions more
Virginia defends coronavirus restrictions in church lawsuit  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Attorneys for Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam say an attempt by a Virginia church to prevent the state from barring gatherings of more than 10 people “would seriously undermine” the state’s efforts to deter the... more
Germany divided over plans to nix rules despite outbreaks  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
A spat is brewing between Germany’s federal government and state governors over plans by some regional leaders to end pandemic-related restrictions despite fresh clusters of cases across the country more
The Latest: Germany: Mask-less governor committed no crime  ABC NEWS · 6 days
German prosecutors say they’ve determined that the governor of the eastern state of Saxony committed no crime when he failed to wear a mask covering his nose and mouth in line with... more
The Latest: Germany to allow entry for Mother's Day visits  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Germany’s interior minister is making an exception for cross-border entry to allow children who live outside Germany to enter the country for a Mother’s Day visit more
The Latest: 7 may have been infected at Germany restaurant  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Authorities say seven people appear to have been infected with the coronavirus at a restaurant in northwestern Germany more
The Latest: Singapore loosens coronavirus restrictions  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Singaporeans will be able to get a haircut at the barber or pop in to their favorite bakery as the government loosens coronavirus restrictions three weeks before a partial lockdown ends more
The Latest: Exercise restrictions loosened in England  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Golf courses in England are reopening as part of some modest socially distanced easing of the coronavirus lockdown restrictions more
The Latest: Turkey, Britain ease more virus restrictions  ABC NEWS · 4 days
Turkish airlines resumed limited domestic flights, restaurants welcomed sit-in customers and beaches and museums reopened as Turkey’s broadest easing of coronavirus restrictions came into effect more
The Latest: Italy easing travel restrictions  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
The Italian government is easing travel restrictions imposed due to the coronavirus pandemic more
The Latest: Judge blocks enforcement of restrictions in N.C.  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
A federal judge has blocked enforcement of restrictions that North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper ordered affecting indoor religious services during the coronavirus pandemic more
The Latest: Portugal eases restrictions after no virus spike  ABC NEWS · 6 days
Portugal is reopening movie theaters, shopping malls, gymnasiums and kindergartens after a gradual lifting of lockdown restrictions over the past four weeks produced no spike in new coronavirus infections more
New outbreaks in Germany, SKorea underline risk of easing up  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Fresh coronavirus outbreaks at slaughterhouses in Germany and new cases in South Korea are highlighting the challenges authorities face as they seek to open up their economies more
Outbreaks in Germany, S. Korea show the risks in easing up  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
South Korea’s capital has closed down more than 2,100 bars and other nightspots because of a new cluster of coronavirus infections, and Germany is scrambling to... more
The Latest: Germany to lift EU travel warning on June 15  ABC NEWS · 2 days
Germany’s government says it plans to lift a travel warning for European countries on June 15 — but it may still advise against travel in some... more
Quantifying the impact of interventions in COVID-19 pandemic  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
Since the beginning of March, public life in Germany has been severely restricted due to the coronavirus pandemic. Following the encouraging decline in the number of new cases of COVID-19, the debate... more
The Latest: Half of Spaniards to see restrictions eased  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Spain’s health minister says the government will relax restrictions on the movement of just over half the country’s population next week more
Asia Today: New Zealand ends most coronavirus restrictions  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
New Zealand is ending most of its coronavirus lockdown restrictions as it prepares itself for a new normal more
The Latest: Parts of Pennsylvania ease some restrictions  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Another 2.6 million people across western Pennsylvania began to emerge from pandemic restrictions as Gov. Tom Wolf prepared to announce that 12 more counties soon would join them in a partial easing more
Australia to ease restrictions with coronavirus app, return to work to kickstart the economy  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
Among the countries that have successfully “flattened the curve” and managed to contain the coronavirus, is Australia. The country has... more
The Latest: German official wants to set financing limit  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
The leader of one of Germany’s governing parties wants to set a limit for the amount of money the country borrows to help finance the recovery from the coronavirus pandemic more
The Latest: Germany says Europe wasn't well-prepared  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas says Europe must acknowledge that it “wasn’t well-prepared” for the coronavirus pandemic more
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