By early next week, Canadians and all other foreign visitors who travel to the United States by air will need to get a COVID-19 test 24 hours before their departure. US President Joe Biden is slashing the current 72-hour testing window for fully vaccinated travellers. Toronto travel insurance broker Martin Firestone says the Omicron variant has dealt the travel industry another body blow. As of now, the White House has left the Canada-US land border out of its plans.
Today, President Biden is announcing new actions to protect Americans against COVID, including the Omicron variant, this winter. Read more about the plan: https://t.co/HWvDt7ewQh
— The White House (@WhiteHouse) December 2, 2021
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