President Donald Trump on Sunday suspended travel from Brazil, which has developed as a significant new hotspot in the coronavirus pandemic, the White House said.
Non-Americans who have been in Brazil in the 14-day time frame before when they look for permission to the US can't come to America said White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany. Exchange isn't influenced by the new standard.
"The present activity will help guarantee remote nationals who have been in Brazil don't turn into a wellspring of extra diseases in our nation," she said in an announcement.
With almost 350,000 affirmed cases, Brazil currently has the second-greatest caseload on the planet, after the United States. It has enlisted more than 22,000 deaths
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is a political partner of Trump and with his reckless, the not politically right method of talking, he has been named the "Tropical Trump."
What's more, similar to Trump, Bolsonaro has made light of the wellbeing emergency, broadly contrasting the infection with a "little influenza" and contending that stay-at-home measures are pointlessly harming Latin America's biggest economy.
Brazil surpassed Russia Friday as the nation with the second-most noteworthy number of coronavirus diseases overall behind the United States, as the Americas rose as another focal point of the pandemic.
The South American nation has now enlisted 330,890 contaminations and 21,048 passings from the new coronavirus, however specialists state under-testing implies the genuine figures might be multiple times higher or more.
The number of passings in Brazil rose by 1,001 of every 24 hours, the third time in four days it has come in more than 1,000.
The flood came as the World Health Organization proclaimed South America "another focal point" of the pandemic.
Unmistakably there is worry across huge numbers of those nations, yet obviously the most influenced is Brazil now," said WHO crises chief Mike Ryan.
The United States has enrolled more than 1.6 million cases and almost 96,000 deaths, as per a count kept by Johns Hopkins University.
Russia has recorded in 326,488 cases and 3,200 deaths
The quantity of passings in Brazil is right now the 6th most noteworthy on the planet, behind the United States, Britain, Italy, Spain, and France.
In any case, the emergency isn't required to top in Brazil until June.
The nation of 210 million individuals has had an incoherent reaction to the pandemic.
Far-right president Jair Bolsonaro, who has broadly contrasted the infection with a "little influenza," censures the stay-at-home estimates forced by state and nearby specialists, saying they are unnecessarily hurting the economy.