The European Union has agreed to temporarily close its external borders to all “non-essential” travel from third nations.
The restrictions agreed will apply to almost all non-EU citizens with exceptions such as people transporting goods, diplomats, and military personnel, health care professionals, and researchers. Long-term residents or visa-holders and relatives of EU citizens can also travel.
The European Union Will Close Its Borders In Response To The Coronavirus Spread https://t.co/9ApjW8c7mz
— Daily Caller (@DailyCaller) March 17, 2020
The member nations of the European Union have agreed to close the bloc’s borders for 30 days in response to the coronavirus spread, multiple news outlets reported Tuesday.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said member states “agreed to impose an entry ban” into the bloc with only nationals of European Free Trade Association countries and Britain exempt, the Straits Times reported.
“That should apply for 30 days. Germany will implement it immediately,” Merkel, the leader of Europe’s largest economy, added. More
Now they’re going to close their borders after calling the president a racist for banning travel from affected areas? The left is once again proving President Trump was correct all along.
They CALLED OUR PRESIDENT RACEST FOR WANTING BORDER CONTROL NOW THERE CLOSING THERE BORDERS…. RACEST I SAY 😎👽
— Robert Boynton (@RobertB73525198) March 17, 2020
Looks like EU is being Racist and xenophobic now.
— Rah’sh Malik🇺🇸 SocialismSucks (@RashMalik4) March 17, 2020
— Mostly Right (@npjr45) March 17, 2020
The EU doesn’t have borders to close!
— #123,456,217 (@junebugman) March 18, 2020
A lot too late. Europe is a incubator.
— Southern Charm (@CajunBornUSA) March 18, 2020
Too little too late
— Sam’s Thoughts (@SamsThoughts3) March 18, 2020
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