Couple detained for fleeing COVID-19 quarantine by Dutch police

Europe 11/29/21, 21:46

Netherlands authorities have detained a couple for attempting to skip hospital quarantine despite coming back from a South African city. According to the Washington Examiner, the two individuals, including a Spanish man and Portuguese woman, were among the passengers that left Johannesburg, a South African city. Thirteen of them caught the ...

Biden administration grants entry to vaccinated foreign visitors

U.S. 09/20/21, 16:13

Joe Biden's administration will ease U.S. travel restrictions for foreign travelers if they are vaccinated against COVID-19 during November. The White House confirmed international visitors will once again be allowed into the United States, if they produce a negative COVID-19 test within three days of their flight. "They must show proof of ...

Sweden includes the US and Israel in its COVID-19 visitor ban

News 09/03/21, 02:43

Sweden prohibits passengers from the United States, Israel, and four other countries from entering owing to concerning COVID-19 spikes. It is the second European Union (EU) nation to reinstate the travel restriction for coronavirus concerns following Portugal, which banned Israeli visitors, according to i24News. The ban, which also targets Kosovo, Lebanon, Montenegro, ...

White House: US extends travel restrictions due to Delta variant concerns

U.S. 07/27/21, 16:11

The White House announced on Monday, July 26, that the Biden administration would not lift existing travel restrictions in the short term due to concerns over the highly infectious Delta variant, which is driving a surge of COVID-19 cases across the United States. "We will maintain existing travel restrictions at this ...

Biden Administration is ‘looking very closely’ at implementing vaccine passport to leave or enter the US

News 05/28/21, 16:44

Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas revealed that the federal government and his agency are seriously evaluating the possibility of implementing a "vaccination passport" type system for travelers entering and leaving the United States. DHS is the agency that oversees the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), which in turn is ...

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