EU leaders have agreed to shut down the bloc’s external borders

EU leaders have agreed to shut down the bloc’s external borders to all non-essential travel for the next 30 days in response to the Covid-19 pandemic. The decision comes after the death toll in the UK soared from 16 to 71 on Tuesday, while in Italy – the European epicentre – there were another 345 deaths, taking its total to 2,503. After the win, Biden made an overture to Sanders’ supporters, as he seeks to add to his lead. Biden said he and Sanders shared common goals, the former vice-president said, regarding healthcare, inequality and the climate crisis. “So let … Continue reading EU leaders have agreed to shut down the bloc’s external borders