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Trump Considers Brazil Travel Ban in Latest Sign of Virus Woes

  • Nation trails only U.S. and Russia in confirmed COVID-19 cases
  • U.S. instituted travel prohibition for part of Europe in March
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WATCH: Trump said he’s considering a ban on Brazilians traveling to the U.S..Source: Bloomberg

President Donald Trump said he’s considering a ban on Brazilians traveling to the U.S. as the Latin American nation takes over third place globally in number of Covid-19 cases.

“Brazil is having some trouble, no question about it,” Trump said in response to a question from a reporter at the start of a cabinet meeting. “I don’t want people coming in here and infecting our people.”