The EC proposed to limit entry into the European Union

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According to her, the reduction in travel will help to “curb the spread of the virus”. The exception is supposed to do for diplomats, doctors and EU citizens returning home.

the head of the EC also said that on the borders of the community is supposed to create “green line” to provide the priority pass transport, medicines, food. “We must ensure a continuous flow of essential goods to ensure the functioning of our economies,” said von der Leyen.

it is expected that these measures will be approved on Tuesday at a teleconference of the heads of state and government of the EU and will enter into force on the following day. In the future if necessary they can be extended.