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The death toll increased by 219 on Friday to 9,224, a 2.4% rise from the previous day.
One major complicating factor is parents – who must first believe that the schools are safe, or there will be partial attendance.
The state also reported 4 new deaths.
As thousands of protesters gathered in Berlin to campaign against the government reimposing economically-painful COVID-19 restrictions – with some claiming the hysteria surrounding the virus, Germany recorded 864 new infections in the 24 hours through Saturday morning.
It will be used for the vaccinations.