South Africa’s foreign ministry has complained that it is being “punished” by the international community rather than “applauded” for the discovery of the omicron variant of COVID-19. The travel ban imposed on South Africa by the United States, Great Britain, and other countries promises to level new hardships on South Africa during peak tourism season. In this interview, the Washington Examiner’s Doug McKelway interviews South African tour guide Alan Marsh, whose business was just recovering from the first round of COVID hardships when the new international travel ban took effect.
South Africa travel ban: Economic recovery on hold
December 2, 2021 - 1:19 PM