State Department: Do Not Travel To Most Of Planet

The Daily Beast reports:

That big vacation still seems a long way away. The State Department announced Monday that it will massively extend its “Do Not Travel” guidance to cover about 80 percent of countries around the globe.

That will mean adding around 130 countries to the list of of 34, which already includes places such as Brazil, Argentina, and Russia.

In its statement, the State Department said there’s an “unprecedented risk to travelers” from the coronavirus pandemic, and added: “In light of those risks, the Department of State strongly recommends U.S. citizens reconsider all travel abroad.”

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