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Europe starts to reopen borders but no free travel yet

WorldNews Monday, 15 June 2020
Europe starts to reopen borders but no free travel yetBy Philip Blenkinsop BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European countries ease some border controls on Monday after coronavirus lockdowns, but Spain's continued closure, a patchwork of restrictions elsewhere and new ways of working mean pre-pandemic levels of travel are a long way off. The Schengen area of 22 EU countries plus Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland operates control-free crossings, but they...
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