Publication date: January 03, 2022
Last updated: January 04, 2022
In total, there were 280 arrests, more than 1000 firefighting operations, and again more attacks on emergency forces. Despitethe sale of fireworks being prohibited, firecrackers popped and rockets rose into the sky in many neighborhoods. At the Brandenburg Gate, where the TV channel ZDF broadcast the television show "Welcome 2022" without an audience, several thousand people showed up nevertheless, prompting police to intervene. At a private New Year's Eve party, twelve people were injured when illegal fireworks exploded.