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Stopping the virus and closing borders

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Stopping the virus and closing borders Stopping the virus and closing borders Credit: CC0 Public Domain Travel restrictions implemented early on in the pandemic have been crucial in slowing the spread of the coronavirus and keeping death rates low. A new study published by Ruud Koopmans, director at the WZB …

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EU to open borders to ‘safe’ countries as pandemic accelerates

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EU to open borders to ‘safe’ countries as pandemic accelerates EU to open borders to ‘safe’ countries as pandemic accelerates Credit: CC0 Public Domain The European Union will reopen its borders to a select list of “safe countries” to be confirmed Tuesday, as the WHO warned the pandemic is still …

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Finland opens borders to low-infection EU countries

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Finland opens borders to low-infection EU countries Finland opens borders to low-infection EU countries Credit: CC0 Public Domain Holidaymakers from 12 European countries with low virus infection rates will be allowed into Finland as of next month but tourists from Sweden will remain barred, ministers said on Tuesday. Border restrictions …

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China virus cluster grows as European borders reopen

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China virus cluster grows as European borders reopen China virus cluster grows as European borders reopen Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain China reported dozens of new coronavirus cases for the second consecutive day on Monday as a growing cluster of infections stoked fears of a second wave, while more borders were …

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Europe reopens many borders but not to Americans, Asians

Europe reopens many borders but not to Americans, Asians

Europe reopens many borders but not to Americans, Asians Europe reopens many borders but not to Americans, Asians In this Tuesday, June 9, 2020 photo, a visitor watches the sunset at a bar in an area known as Little Venice in the main town of the island of Mykonos, Greece. …

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France unveils plan to reopen non-Schengen borders

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France unveils plan to reopen non-Schengen borders France unveils plan to reopen non-Schengen borders Credit: CC0 Public Domain France will gradually reopen its borders to countries outside the Schengen zone from July 1, the interior and foreign ministers said in a joint statement on Friday. The borders were shut in …

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Norway to open borders to most neighbours

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Norway to open borders to most neighbours Norway to open borders to most neighbours Credit: CC0 Public Domain Norway said it will reopen its borders on Monday to its neighbours with the exception of much of Sweden, which is still battling the coronavirus outbreak. Oslo had already indicated it would …

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Europe to reopen borders but world virus toll mounts

Latin America has now suffered at least 70,000 dead from the coronavirus outbreak and in Mexico funeral workers wear full protec

Europe to reopen borders but world virus toll mounts Europe to reopen borders but world virus toll mounts Latin America has now suffered at least 70,000 dead from the coronavirus outbreak and in Mexico funeral workers wear full protective equipment Brussels set out plans to reopen the EU’s internal borders …

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