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President Trump: "We will be, by mutual consent, temporarily closing our northern border with Canada to non-essential traffic. Normal business will not be affected. Details to follow!”

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau"I just spoke to President Trump again this morning and we have agreed that both Canada and the United States will temporarily restrict all non-essential travel across the Canada-U.S. border. Travelers won't be permitted to cross the border for recreation and tourism, but essential travel won't stop.”

“Our governments recognize that it is critical we preserve supply chains between both countries," Trudeau said. “They include the passage of food, fuel and medicines to reach people in both countries. Trucking won't be affected” It is reported that Justin’s wife, Sophie Grégoire Trudeau, has coronavirus.

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