OK, here we go. In Germany now, if you want to go shopping or travel on public transport, wearing face-masks becomes mandatory from tomorrow. Fines will be imposed on those who contravene the new law, but not every state has imposed the same fines, and in Berlin, no fines will be imposed. What about the German law which forbids people from covering their faces? It shouldn't be too difficult to rob a shop if you're wearing a face-mask and a head-covering. You couldn't make this up if you tried. ...Coming to a locality near you soon.