The American government wants to exempt students from Europe, according to a new report from the March current ban. As the "Wall Street Journal" reported on Thursday evening (local time), citing a Letter from the Ministry of foreign Affairs to the Congress, may enter European students with a visa for the winter semester. Also, for some Au pairs, and family members of holders of an American visa, the exemption is to apply. An exact date was not called.
Because of the spread of the Coronavirus, the United States had closed in mid-March their borders to foreigners from the 26 Schengen countries. "The granting (of this exception) is to support the economic recovery of the (pandemic) and the core areas of our transatlantic relations to strengthen," he quoted the spokesman of the foreign Ministry.
After massive criticism of the American government, under President, Donald Trump had taken on Tuesday a planned scheme, with the foreign students at the exclusive assignment of Online courses in the winter semester to leave the country to be forced should be. The students should leave the country, or to institutions of higher education with personal Lectures change - the latter were Concerned before the Start of the winter semester at the beginning of September is unrealistic. The Elite universities Harvard and mit had filed a complaint against the measure. The immigration authority, ICE had announced the controversial scheme last week.Updated Date: 17 July 2020, 04:19