Travel ban on Britain expands due to new COVID-19 strain

CBC News published this video item, entitled “Travel ban on Britain expands due to new COVID-19 strain” – below is their description.

Countries across the world have halted air travel to the U.K., and France banned British trucks from entering for a period of 48 hours, while a new strain of the coronavirus is assessed. 

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