Deutsche Welle: COVID mismanagement: German government under fire

Eine Presseschau mit Fabio De Masi

May 31st, 2021

Deutsche Welle: COVID mismanagement: German government under fire


"German Health Minister Jens Spahn has distanced himself from accusations of embezzlement in rapid COVID-testing centers. But the fraud reports are only the latest bungle in Germany's handling of the pandemic. (...)

And in May of this year, it emerged that the government had also paid an extremely high price for millions of FFP2 masks from Swiss company Emix. Left party member Fabio de Masi said in a statement that the deal had been done "with a golden handshake" and that Spahn "owed the public an explanation." (...)"