Germany’s Merkel condemns killing of student cashier by anti-mask customer

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday expressed revulsion over the “heinous” killing of a petrol station cashier by a customer angry about being asked to wear a mask while buying beer.The killing of the 20-year-old student late Saturday in the western town of Idar-Oberstein is believed to be the first in Germany linked to the government’s coronavirus rules.“The German government condemns this targeted killing in the strongest terms,” Merkel’s spokeswoman Ulrike Demmer told reporters.“We…


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