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The UK is poised to ban travel from most of South America over a new coronavirus variant found in Brazil

11 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement The UK government is expected to institute a travel ban on direct flights from most of South America due to a concerning new coronavirus variant from Brazil, The Times of London reported Thursday.
The variant is causing concerns over questions of whether it may be resistant to vaccines. It is typical for viruses to mutate , and variants are not necessarily more harmful.
The issue of the Brazilian variant will be discussed at the UK government's COVID-19 operations committee meeting on Thursday, according to The Times and Sky News .
The Times said a ban on all flights...
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