US extends travel ban to include UK and Ireland!

The US is extending the Coronavirus travel ban to the UK and Ireland from Monday night.

The new measure comes after the number of UK infections soared to 1,140 and deaths almost doubled to 21 today.

Under the restrictions, American citizens are still allowed to return home to the US, but will be sent to only 13 airports and be subjected to health screenings and quarantine orders.

At a press conference Trump revealed the number of deaths in the US had reached 50 and said: ‘We all will solve this problem, we will solve it.