Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump’s Travel Restrictions, Italy in Lockdown and N.B.A. Suspension

Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump’s Travel Restrictions, Italy in Lockdown and N.B.A. Suspension

The New York Times-US·2020-03-12 04:02

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President Trump addressed the nation about the steps his administration will take to combat the coronavirus crisis. CreditCredit...Doug Mills/The New York Times

President Trump says restricting travel from Europe is necessary.

President Trump announced on Wednesday night that he was taking action to stem the spread of the coronavirus by suspending most travel from Europe to the United States for 30 days, beginning on Friday. The restrictions do not apply to Britain, he said.

Mr. Trump imposed a 30-day ban on foreigners who have been in the 26 countries that make up the European Union’s Schengen Area in the previous two weeks. The limits take effect Friday at midnight and will exempt American citizens and permanent legal residents and their families, although they could be funneled to certain airports for enhanced screening.

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