Germany in the grips of a COVID-19 crisis | Focus on Europe

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Germany struggles with a record number of new infections, overburdened ICUs, and vaccine skeptics. Despite more than 100,000 deaths from the coronavirus, Christmas markets remain open in some parts of the country.

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