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China bans flights from U.K. indefinitely over fast-spreading mutant coronavirus

China bans flights from U.K. indefinitely over fast-spreading mutant coronavirus
Officials in China on Thursday announced it has banned flights from the United Kingdom over a mutant strain of coronavirus that is fueling a surge of infections across the nation.

Officials in China on Thursday announced it has banned flights from the United Kingdom over a mutant strain of coronavirus that is fueling a surge of infections across the nation.” Most Read Countries around the globe have been closing their borders to travelers from the United Kingdom in a bid to prevent the fast-spreading virus strain from infecting citizens.1 million people across the United Kingdom have died, including more than 69,000 who have died.Prime Minister Boris Johnson reversed course over the weekend on easing safety rules that would have allowed for household mixing during the holidays.

In this Wednesday, March 18, 2020 file photo, British Airways planes parked at Terminal 5 Heathrow airport in London.Medical experts have repeatedly said they do not believe the strain is more deadly or that it will affect vaccine distribution, which kicked off in the U.

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