The German authorities have registered 1,415 positives for the new coronavirus in the last 24 hours, a value that is slightly lower than the previous day, but has kept Germany at an unprecedented level since the beginning of May.
The Robert Koch Institute (RKI), an agency for combating infectious diseases, has so far confirmed 222,828 cases of COVID-19, of which around 12,800 are still active. The number of people recovered has passed the 200,000 threshold this week.
In addition, at least 9,231 people have lost their lives, victims of the virus that emerged in the Chinese city of Wuhan in 2019, six more than those included in the official balance sheet on Friday.
Angela Merkel’s government has recognized in recent days that the data are “worrying” and has urged the population to continue to exercise extreme caution. On Friday, all of Spain, with the exception of the Canary Islands, was declared a risk zone for travel.