Travel bans imposed to slow spread of new virus variant | DW News - latest news and breaking stories | DW | 27.11.2021

Visit the new DW website

Take a look at the beta version of dw.com. We're not done yet! Your opinion can help us make it better.

  1. Inhalt
  2. Navigation
  3. Weitere Inhalte
  4. Metanavigation
  5. Suche
  6. Choose from 30 Languages

DW News

Travel bans imposed to slow spread of new virus variant

Governments across the globe have issued travel restrictions in response to a new coronavirus variant first identified in South Africa and now named "omicron" by the WHO. The South African government says the bans are an overreaction.

Watch video 01:56