(Fighting New Coronary Pneumonia) German Health Minister said that the country is expected to achieve herd immunity within the year, and it is difficult to resume tourism before Easter
China News Agency, Berlin, January 11 (Reporter Peng Dawei) German Health Minister Spahn said on the 11th,Germany will soon overcome the current shortage of new crown vaccines,And provide everyone with vaccination opportunities before the beginning of summer this year.he thinks,Germany is expected to achieve herd immunity within this year,But he didn't know when he could take off the mask and without social distancing.The German Federal Government Tourism Commissioner Barres stated that day,It is still difficult to resume normal holiday tourism this year during the Easter holiday.
The German disease control agency announced on the 11th that 12,497 people were newly diagnosed with the new crown virus.Real-time data display of German "Times Online",As of 20 o'clock on the 11th local time,In Germany, a total of 1,936,661 people have been diagnosed, 1,545,271 have been cured, and 41,860 have died.As of the 11th,613347 people in Germany have received the new crown vaccine.
Span made the above remarks in a video speech to the Dusseldorf Chamber of Commerce and Industry that day.He said,By mid-February,People in all nursing homes in Germany will be vaccinated; April to May,All seniors over 70 years old will be vaccinated.He said,Looking at only the two vaccines currently approved by the EU (Modena and Pfizer-BioNTech),Germany has already ordered enough to vaccinate people across the country.He expects the EU will approve one or two more vaccines in the next few weeks.
Spann believes thatGermany is expected to achieve herd immunity through mass vaccination this year.But in response to the question of whether it is possible to take off the mask and no longer maintain social distancing this summer,Span said that "it is not certain yet."German media pointed out thatIt is not clear whether the vaccine can prevent infection of the vaccinated person.It can also prevent it from spreading the virus to others.
The German states have agreed to extend the currently implemented "city closure" measures until January 31.And does not rule out further extension of the implementation period.As for the upcoming Easter holiday (from the end of March to mid-April),Can people re-enjoy the fun of traveling,The German Federal Government Tourism Commissioner Barres told RTL TV that day,Considering the current epidemic situation,It is still difficult to resume travel in the next two to three months.
Barres expects that by the time of the Pentecost holiday in mid-to-late May,The epidemic will ease somewhat.He said,If most people in Germany have been vaccinated against the new crown by the second quarter of this year,Then it will be safe to travel at home or even abroad this summer.(Finish)