White House pressed on timing of relaxed COVID international travel restrictions

White House press secretary Jen Psaki arrives at a press briefing at the White House in Washington, Monday, Sept. 20, 2021. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) Andrew Harnik/AP White House pressed on timing of relaxed COVID international travel restrictions Christian Datoc September 20, 02:53 PMSeptember 20, 02:53 PMThe White House repeatedly sidestepped questions Monday when asked about the lengthy delay in dropping coronavirus travel restrictions for foreign travelers. Reuters reporter Steve Herman first asked White House press secretary Jen Psaki during Monday’s briefing to explain “what changed” between the announcement that morning and July, when the Biden administration opted not to drop the restrictions. WHITE HOUSE UNROLLS ‘NEW SYSTEM’ FOR INCOMING FOREIGN NATIONALS, SET TO START IN NOVEMBER Psaki responded by invoking the “working groups” the administration launched in July “with a range of countries and partners in the world to determine what the most equitable and clear policy moving forward to resume broader international travel.” ” …

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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