"An unprecedented package of measures to guide us through this difficult phase"

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Audio-Podcast in English "An unprecedented package of measures to guide us through this difficult phase"

Chancellor Merkel stated in her podcast that the Federal Government was doing everything to minimise the economic effects of the coronavirus. Above all, the Government wanted to save as many jobs as possible. That was why they had agreed on a far-reaching and "unprecedented package of measures to mitigate the impact of the coronavirus and to guide us better through this difficult phase", as Chancellor Merkel said.