United States and Canada, extend movement restriction

Editorial Dept. Voz de la Diaspora

United States and Canada, decided to extend the restrictions on non-essential traffic on the border that they share due to 30 days more, as an extra measure to prevent the expansion of the coronavirus.

The extent of the measure, was announced Saturday at a press conference, by the Canadian Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau.

Restrictions and prohibition of non-essential trafficking at one of the busiest borders in the world, went into effect on 21 March due to the coronavirus outbreak in both countries.

Both the United States and Canada, consider that it is still not safe to open everyone to regular traffic, on the border they share. Glen, records more than 30 thousand cases of Covid-19; while, your neighbor became the epicenter of the pandemic.

US authorities confirm more than 680 thousand positive cases of coronavirus and more than 34 thousand deaths. Although President Donald Trump, consider opening activities soon, some governors this week extended the closure measures until 15 of May.