Tailfins of British Airways planes are seen parked at Heathrow airport in Britain. File/Reuters
Gulf Today Report
The UK government is making a concerted effort to persuade the Donald Trump administration to lift or soften travel restrictions.
Sources briefed to the media on the matter said, travel restrictions that bar most people in the United Kingdom from traveling to the United States.
The White House declined to comment on Friday.
A pedestrian walks past a sign displaying a message to wear a face covering in central London. File/AFP
Earlier on Nov.25, media reported the White House was considering rescinding entry bans for most non-US citizens who recently were in Brazil, Britain, Ireland and 26 other European countries.
Since then there has been no decision by President Donald Trump, but UK officials have held a series of high-level talks with White House and Cabinet officials.
The proposal to lift the travel restrictions won the backing of White House coronavirus task-force members, public health and other federal agencies, Reuters reported in November.
Washington and London issued travel warnings for northeast India as opponents of a new citizenship law geared up for more protests on Saturday, following days of clashes that saw two people killed and dozens injured.
Johns Hopkins counted 45,300 new coronavirus infections in the US on Saturday after three days in which the daily count reached as high as 54,500 new cases.
British travel food group SSP, which operates food and beverage outlets in airports and train stations, said the job cuts will affect its head office and UK operations.
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