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Listen: Warning Of Up To 70 Covid 19 Cases, Daily, If Travel To The US & UK Resumes.

: 07/03/2020 - 12:36

There's a warning of up to 70 new coronavirus cases a day if we open up travel to the US and UK.

The proposal for quarantine-free travel to other countries is still being finalised by government.

Health officials are concerned that a fifth of new cases in the last week have been linked to travel.

Tomás Ryan, associate professor in immunology at Trinity College Dublin, says air bridges with the UK and US would be risky:

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