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Coronavirus pandemic: France travel ban on non-EU countries takes effect

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#France has begun imposing tough new #border restrictions, banning all but essential travel from outside the #EU and tightening #Covid-19 testing requirements on travellers from within the 27-nation bloc. FRANCE 24's Claire Paccalin reports from Charles de Gaulle airport, near Paris.

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