France 'to reopen UK border for truck drivers, nationals and residents'


France is to reopen its borders with the UK, closed earlier this week over fears about the new variant of the coronavirus detected in England, but only to blocked truck drivers, French citizens and others resident in France, and on condition they present a negative result of a test for the virus, according to French media reports.

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France is expected to reopen its border with the UK but only to its own nationals, residents of France and professionals such as truck drivers, all of whom will have to provide a recent negative test, according to French public radio, reports The Guardian.