The United States will reopen its borders with Mexico and Canada to fully-vaccinated travellers from November.
In an announcement, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) stated it’ll enable journey for non-essential functions by way of land and ferry crossings.
From January subsequent 12 months, authorities would require proof of vaccination for any journey over these crossings, important or not.
The vacation spot has restricted journey from its northern and southern neighbours since March final 12 months, due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
However, the Biden administration not too long ago revealed that restrictions on totally jabbed air travellers can be eased in November.
The present guidelines bar entry to most non-US residents who’ve been to the UK, China, India, South Africa, Iran, Brazil and quite a lot of European international locations inside the final 14 days.
In an announcement, homeland safety secretary, Alejandro Mayorkas, stated his division was “pleased to be taking steps to resume regular travel in a safe and sustainable manner”.
But he didn’t say what date the modifications would come into impact.