“Highly dangerous”: Maas calls for apology laschet’s
Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has the Manifestation of North Rhine-Westphalia’s Prime Minister, Armin Laschet on Romanian and Bulgarian workers in the Coronavirus hard-hit Slaughterhouse criticized Tönnies as “very dangerous”. During a visit in Bulgaria, the SPD politician Maas called on the Deputy CDU Chairman, Laschet on Thursday to apologize for it.
Laschet, who is also a candidate for the CDU presidency, had on the question of what is the Corona onset answered on the previous relaxations in a statement: “This says nothing at all, because Romanians and Bulgarians are entered, and since the Virus is coming from. That will happen anywhere.“
Maas said, for the Manifestation there is no factual basis. “It is highly assignments dangerous about such a debt, in the thing even absurd, to reinforce the discussions we have in Germany, and also to tighten up,” said Maas. Pour Laschet this “Oil on the fire” as there was “nobody responsible for policy making, it is allowed to do”.
On the question of whether Laschet should apologize, said Maas during a press conference in Sofia: “Mr Laschet has, I believe, already corrected. But I think, with an apology, he would do himself the biggest Favor.“
Laschet had previously responded to criticism of his statement. “To give people, whatever their origin, any blame for the Virus, is prohibited. I think it’s important to make it clear that this is for me, the entire government, of course,“ he had informed.