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New variant classed ‘of concern’ and named Omicron

Canada joins the US in controling travel restrictions

Even more now on the United States proclaiming travel limits on southern Africa.

The development blacklist will start on Monday, and join South Africa, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Namibia, Lesotho, Eswatini, Mozambique and Malawi, specialists told journalists.

The restrictions will not concern US inhabitants and lawful dependable tenants, but they will regardless need to test negative for Covid prior to traveling.

Specialists say the methodology is being conveyed “out of an abundance of caution”. There was no indication of how long the blacklists will be set up.

Canada is similarly shutting its limits to new voyagers who have actually been to South Africa, Namibia, Lesotho, Botswana, Eswatini, Zimbabwe and Mozambique.

New occupants will be limited from Canada expecting they have been to the seven nations in the past 14 days, Health Minister Jean-Yves Duclos said.

The US and Canada join the UK, EU and others in fixing line controls over the Omicron variety.

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