UK eyes traveler quarantine as virus toll passes 100,000

UK eyes traveler quarantine as virus toll passes 100,000

LONDON – Britain’s official death toll in the coronavirus pandemic passed 100,000 on Tuesday, a dreaded milestone reached as the government considered imposing hotel quarantines on international travelers to stop new virus variants reaching the country. The government said 100,162 people have died in the pandemic after testing…
Russia requiring UK arrivals to quarantine

Russia requiring UK arrivals to quarantine

MOSCOW — Russian authorities have ordered those arriving from the U.K. to quarantine for two weeks. Earlier this week, Russia suspended direct flights from the U.K. after a variant of the coronavirus that is 70% more transmissible has spread across London and parts of England. The order from…