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Will the EU bar Americans? Bloc debates who should be allowed when travel resumes

Americans may be among those blocked from visiting European Union countries once they reopen their borders to visitors outside of the continent starting July 1. . 

Kasper Zeuthen, a senior media adviser for the EU’s delegation to the US, said the European Commission will recommend progressively lifting travel restrictions based on objective criteria that measure the scope of the pandemic in each country.  

The first yardstick: “The epidemiological situation in a given country … should be as good as or better than in the EU,” he said.

According to EU data, the bloc, plus the United Kingdom, has 1.5 million

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