President Donald Trump speaks during a press conference at the White House. (AFP / Roberto SCHMIDT)
President Donald Trump says he's closing the US-Canadian border to non-essential travel, but stresses "trade will not be affected."
Trump claims it is a mutual decision with Canada, which has far fewer cases of coronavirus.
We will be, by mutual consent, temporarily closing our Northern Border with Canada to non-essential traffic. Trade… https://t.co/0YJgn5FGN7— Donald J. Trump (@Donald J. Trump)1584538666.0