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EU disapproves of US travel ban, taken unilaterally and without consultation

Reuters Thursday, 12 March 2020
The European Union disapproves of the U.S. decision to impose a unilateral travel ban on European countries, European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen and European Council President Charles Michel said in a statement on Thursday.
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In a joint statement on the US travel ban, EU presidents Charles Michel and Ursula von der Leyen said they “disapproved” of the decision. They said: “The coronavirus is a global crisis, not limited to any continent, and it requires co-operation rather than unilateral action. “The European...

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