ORLANDO, Fla. – New journey restrictions aimed toward slowing the unfold of COVID-19 and its new variants take impact on Tuesday, January twenty sixth.
President Joe Biden introduced that america is as soon as once more briefly closing its borders to non-U.S. residents from greater than two dozen European international locations, Brazil, and South Africa.
Anybody boarding worldwide flights to america should current both a damaging coronavirus take a look at outcome or proof of restoration from the virus inside three days accompanied by a letter from a healthcare supplier or public well being official stating you might be clear to journey.
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“With the pandemic worsening and extra contagious variants spreading, this is not the time to be lifting restrictions on worldwide journey. And in mild of the contagious variant B-1351, South Africa has been added to the restricted checklist,” White Home Press Secretary Jen Psaki mentioned.
The CDC mentioned that you need to additionally get examined three to 5 days after touring and keep residence to self-quarantine for seven days. Even in the event you take a look at damaging, you continue to should keep residence to self-quarantine for the complete seven days. And if you don’t get examined, they suggested that individuals keep residence for ten days after journey to self-quarantine.
The CDC clarified that this solely applies to air journey into america and never border crossings by land.
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In addition they mentioned that when you’ve got had the COVID-19 vaccine or take a look at constructive for antibodies, you’ll nonetheless want a damaging COVID-19 take a look at or documentation of restoration. If passengers fail to indicate this proof, all airways — together with non-public and constitution flights — are required to disclaim boarding.
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