President Trump suspends all travels to europe following the fast spreading of the deadly coronavirus in the world.
Also Read: Israeli Citizen Recovers From Coronavirus
The president announced this on Wednesday through televised transmission that the U.S. is suspending all travels from Europe to the United States amid the virus for 30days starting from Friday at midnight this action was taken in an effort to slow down the the spread of coronavirus in the states.
With all seriousness and ramifications the president stated that: “We made a lifesaving move with early action on China. Now we must take the same action with Europe.”
This address by trump came hours after the World Health Organization declared the COVID-19 a global pandemic. So far the number of confirmed cases in the U.S. hate extended to more than 1,200. The president mentioned that the new travel exemptions do not apply to the United Kingdom.
He added: “The virus will not have a chance against us. No nation is more prepared, or more resilient,” Trump said. “We are all in this together. We must put politics aside, stop the partisanship and unified together as one nation, and one family.”
An European diplomat spoke to Reuters that the White House did not notify the European officials before making the televised address. Shortly after Trump made this announcement, looks like his not the only leader with same decision as Saudi Arabia also announced that it would ban travel to and from the European Union.
Although goods will be allowed from europe into the United states but not human beings.