Biden stops flights from india

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Amid a crushing  outbreak that has brought a flood of emergency aid from around the world even as India struggles with record infection rates and thousands of deaths a day., America has stopped floghts

The Biden administration said that it was acting on the advice of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, joining other nations that have already stopped flights from India. The policy, which takes effect Tuesday, will not apply to citizens or permanent residents of the United States.

Meanwhile, desperately needed medical aid from the United States and other nations began to arrive in India Two Air Force transport planes carrying U.S. supplies of oxygen cylinders, N95 masks and rapid diagnostic tests landed at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi on Friday, carrying the first of several shipments that the White House pledged to help India combat the pandemic.

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