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Merkel sounds the alarm in Germany as 'toughest third wave' hits – infection rate too high

The German Chancellor said the current number of cases across the country remains too high. As a result, vaccine production needs to be significantly increased in order to help combat the spread of infections. Her remarks came after coronavirus cases in Germany passed the three-million mark.

Angela Merkel

Angela Merkel has warned third wave of coronavirus infections will hit Germany hardest (Image: GETTY)

The Robert Koch Institute confirmed the total number of infections now stands at 3,011,513 after Germany’s centre for disease control confirmed 13,245 new cases.

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