Virologists warn the German government about the threat of the third wave of COVID-19, prominent German virologist Christian Drosten stated.
As Der Spiegel reports, the novel coronavirus has begun to spread rapidly in Germany again, and the third wave may be as strong as the second.
In his words, if the infection continues to spread at the current pace, it will be impossible to overcome the pandemic even with the help of a vaccine.
Robert Koch Institute reports that 7,890 new coronavirus cases have been detected in Germany over the past 24 hours, 157 people have died.
In total, 2,444,177 cases of COVID-19 were observed in Germany, while 70,589 people died.