Schoolchildren study at home, professionals work from home, businesses are closed: in many european countries, governments have massively curtailed public life in the fight against the coronavirus crisis.
In many places, the rules go much further than in germany. An overview:
ITALY: in the worst-hit country, the 60 million inhabitants are only allowed to leave the house for shopping, work and medical reasons. You have to write the reason on a form. Otherwise there is a threat of fines. Schools, universities and kindergarten remain closed until at least 3. April closed. Head of government giuseppe conte announced, however, already that the mabnahmen will be extended.