Despite declining cases on both sides of the Atlantic, travel between Europe and the United States is still practically halted. But the United States is now at least easing its travel advice – to Germany.
Corona epidemics belong to the United States Travel alert Relaxation for American citizens in Germany and dozens of other countries.
The State Department in Washington is evaluating one to four travel destinations – the Federal Republic has returned to the third level of the warning system since Tuesday, with countries such as Italy, France, Mexico and Canada. That means U.S. citizens need to reconsider their travel plans. Japan, which hosts the Summer Olympics, is now in third place.
Previously, the highest level was four, which was maintained for many EU countries such as Portugal, Belgium, the Netherlands and Poland.
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The re-evaluation of the entry ban on foreigners from the European Schengen area, Great Britain, Ireland, India, China, Brazil, South Africa and Iran will not change due to the corona epidemic. Entry from these states is generally only possible with the exception of a national interest.
Chairman of the European Commission Ursula van der Leyen A few weeks ago it was hoped that Americans would soon travel to Europe, but the US government has a low profile. National Security Adviser at the White House Jake Sullivan said on Monday that he had only heard requests from the United States, Europe and the United Kingdom to begin a voyage across the Atlantic. The US government also wants this to happen, but should follow the recommendations of health experts.