Updated Nov 8, 2021 - World
In photos: U.S. reopens borders to vaccinated travelers
The U.S. reopened its land and air borders Monday for nonessential travel to visitors from over 30 countries who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
Why it matters: Government officials and business leaders had decried the economic impact of the travel ban on border communities in Canada and Mexico, which had been in place since March 2020. The restrictions also separated families across the world.
Editor's note: This story has been updated with additional photos.