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The US, Mexico and Canada will maintain partial border closures for at least one more month

The US, Mexico and Canada will maintain partial border closures for at least one more month - the US, Mexico and Canada will keep their borders closed for at least one more month.  Photo Twitter @NexosTuristicosThe US, Mexico and Canada will keep their borders closed for at least one more month. Photo Twitter @NexosTuristicos

The government of Canada announced that it has agreed with Mexico and the United States to keep their borders closed for another month to contain the COVID-19 pandemic

The government of Canada announced this Thursday that it agreed with Mexico Y United States keep its borders closed for at least one more month to contain the pandemic of COVID-19.

“In order to continue preventing the spread of COVID-19, United States, Mexico and Canada restrictions on non-essential travel will be extended until December 21, “the Secretary of Homeland Security announced on his Twitter account. Chad wolf.

The official added that the government of the president Donald trump is working “in close collaboration with Mexico Y Canada for keep essential trade and travel open at the same time that we protect our citizens from the virus ”.

The initial closure of the border occurred in mid-March of this year and since then it has been renewed on a monthly basis.

Although you are land borders are closed to tourists and other travelers considerate non-essential, the transit of goods is allowed to maintain the commercial flow between the three countries, which are partners of the Mexico-United States-Canada Treaty (T-MEC).

The decision to keep the border closed comes at a time when United States, the country most affected in the world by COVID-19, registers a rebound in the incidence of the disease, with more than 11.6 million infections and 251 thousand deaths.

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