No signs US-Canada border will reopen soon despite mounting political pressure

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The U.S.-Canada border has been closed for more than a year, with no clear plan or deadline for when COVID-19 travel restrictions will ease. On Thursday, the land border closure was extended another month until at least June 21.

Some officials say both countries should allow quarantine-free, cross-border travel for fully-vaccinated people, with one U.S. lawmaker pushing for both governments to provide a “vision” for how it can be reopened.

But as Jackson Proskow explains, neither government is showing signs of budging soon.

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