The US government announced:
- a travel ban for foreign nationals who have been in China within the last 14 days to curb the spread of 2019 novel coronavirus.
- A 14-days mandatory quarantine is required for US citizens who have been in the Hubei Province in the last 14 days upon return to the United States.
- US citizens returning from the rest of mainland China who have been there in the last 14 days will undergo screening at US ports of entry and up to 14 days of self-monitoring.
The ban will be in effect beginning at 5 p.m. ET Sunday.