The United States on Thursday warned against any international travel
due to the coronavirus pandemic and advised citizens to come home if
“In countries where commercial departure options remain available, US
citizens who live in the United States should arrange for immediate
return to the United States, unless they are prepared to remain abroad
for an indefinite period,” the State Department said as it upgraded its
travel advisory to the highest level.
“US citizens who live abroad should avoid all international travel,” it said.
The State Department said the growing number of temporary entry
restrictions by governments as well as airline cancellations made smooth
It also said that some US embassies had lower capacity to assist citizens due to departures of personnel over COVID-19.