The administration of U.S. President Donald trump made the decision from 16 June to ban flights to the United States for four Chinese airlines. About it reports Associated Press.
The U.S. Department of transportation noted that passenger flights to four Chinese airlines in the US and back will be suspended from 16 June. In this case the US authorities do not rule out that de facto, the ban may begin to act before.
The ban will affect the company Air China, China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines and Xiamen Airlines.
This is Washington’s response to China’s decision that in spite of the progressive normalization in the US the situation with coronavirus COVID-19, has not yet allowed American airlines, United Airlines and Delta Air Lines to resume flights to China.
According to the publication, Washington is ready to negotiate with Beijing on this issue.
Flights of air carriers reduced US to the beginning of 2020 due to the spread of coronavirus infection.
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in late 2019 in China. March 11, 2020, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.