The US is poised to announce a ban on journey Sunday from coronavirus-hit Brazil, a high aide to US President Donald Trump mentioned.
“I believe that we’ll have a brand new journey determination in the present day with respect to Brazil and identical to we did with the UK and Europe and China, and we hope that’ll be non permanent,” Robert O’Brien, the US nationwide safety advisor, mentioned on CBS’s “Face the Nation.”
“However due to the state of affairs of Brazil, we’ll take each step crucial defending American individuals,” he mentioned.
The US had beforehand lower off journey from China, Europe and Britain because the virus surged in these international locations.
Brazil has emerged as the newest COVID-19 flashpoint, second solely to the USA within the variety of instances and with a loss of life toll that has surpassed 22,000.
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