By Nina Gambin
Published on 22 Dec 20 at 19:13
The announcement simply fell on Tuesday, December 22, 2020. Now shopping in Germany is no longer possible for cross-border commuters without going by the field: quarantine. Previously, cross-border workers might go there without PCR check nor quarantine.
A choice motivated by the resurgence of the coronavirus epidemic in the nation.
Das @MSI_BW hat die #Corona-Verordnung Einreise Quarantäne geändert. Ab dem 23.12. gilt die Quarantänepflicht, wenn die Ein- / Rückreise aus Grenzgebieten überwiegend aus touristischen Gründen oder zu Zwecken des Einkaufs erfolgt. https://t.co/pYCDeUm3l8#CoronaBW #CoronaVirusDE
– Landesregierung BW (@RegierungBW) December 22, 2020
Shopping in Germany is no longer possible
Thus, Strasbourg residents will no longer be capable to go to Kehl to do easy errands without derogating from this rule besides for compelling causes. Indeed, the neighboring Land of the Alsatian capital, the Baden-Württemberg, restricts its 24-hour rule.
Faced with the rise in the variety of Covid-19 instances in Germany, Chancellor Angela Merkel determined to determine a brand new containment efficient since Wednesday, December 16.