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EU disapproves of U.S. travel ban, taken unilaterally and without consultation

Reuters Thursday, 12 March 2020
The European Union said on Thursday it disapproved of the U.S. decision to improve a unilateral travel ban on European countries, European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen and Council president Charles Michel said in a statement.
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