2 May 2022
Closing borders makes no sense

Study: 'Border traffic hardly affects spread of coronavirus in border region'

Discouraging border traffic or actually "closing" border crossings has had little effect on the spread of the coronavirus in recent years. That is the conclusion of a panel of health care experts in a study conducted at the request of the border regions between the Netherlands, Germany and Belgium. "Stopping a pandemic by closing the border is totally absurd."