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Canada and U.S. border to stay closed until Nov. 21, Canadian minister says

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The border between Canada and the United States will remain closed to all non-essential travel until Nov. 21, Canada's Public Safety Minister Bill Blair said on Monday, confirming a policy put in place in March to control the spread of COVID-19.

OTTAWA, Oct 19 (Reuters) - The border between Canada and the United States will remain closed to all non-essential travel until Nov. 21, Canada's Public Safety Minister Bill Blair said on Monday, confirming a policy put in place in March to control the spread of COVID-19.

Blair confirmed the latest one-month extension on Twitter.

(Reporting by Steve Scherer Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)

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