Dr. Anthony Fauci Explains New Testing Regulations for International Travelers Except Illegal Aliens

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The new regulation, if you want to call it that, is that anybody and everybody who's coming into the country needs to get a test within 24 hours of getting on the plane to come here. Well, what about people who don't take a plane in just these border crossers coming in in huge numbers? That's a different issue. For example, when you took it, we still have title 42 with regard to protection at the border. So there are protections at the border that you don't have the capability, as you know, if somebody getting on a plane, getting checked, looking at a passport, we don't have that there. But we can get some degree of mitigation. There's something to do to test these people somewhere else. There is testing at the border under certain circumstances, as you know. Can you imagine? That's a different issue. Illegals are different. Illegals are different from U.S. citizens coming into the country. We'll test them. We'll turn their lives inside out, but illegals, no, that's a different issue. We've got different protocols, but that's different. We really don't have the can you imagine? That guy? Is running our COVID response in America?

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