Passengers arriving at US airports from the UK will be obliged to submit a negative PCR test for COVID-19, obtained up to 72 hours before travel due to a new type of coronavirus infection.
About this with reference to the statement of the American Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports Reuters
It is noted that the current president of the country Donald Trump will sign the corresponding order for Christmas on December 25. The new requirements are expected to take effect on Monday 28 December.
This decision follows the emergence of a new, highly contagious type of coronavirus in the UK.
Earlier, due to a new type of coronavirus infection, which is actively spreading in the UK, Brazil has temporarily suspended flights with Britain.
And in Germany, doctors detected the first case of a new strain of coronavirus in a woman who flew in from the UK.