For Fully Vaccinated Passengers, US Will Lift Covid Travel Ban

The US said on Monday that all Covid travel prohibitions will be lifted in November if all passengers are properly vaccinated and undergo testing and contact tracing.

For Fully Vaccinated Passengers, US Will Lift Covid Travel Ban
For Fully Vaccinated Passengers, US Will Lift Covid Travel Ban

President Joe Biden's coronavirus response coordinator, Jeffrey Zients, told reporters in November that the new "uniform strategy" would go into action in "early November." 

The US said on Monday that all Covid travel prohibitions will be lifted in November if all passengers are properly vaccinated and undergo testing and contact tracing. President Joe Biden's coronavirus response coordinator, Jeffrey Zients, told reporters that the new "uniform strategy" would begin in "early November."President Joe Biden's coronavirus response coordinator, Jeffrey Zients, told reporters that the new "uniform strategy" would begin in "early November."

The easing of travel restrictions, imposed 18 months ago by Donald Trump as the Covid-19 pandemic first erupted, marks a significant shift by Biden and answers a major demand from European allies at a time of strained diplomatic relations.