18 March 2020 – Closed land border with Venezuela

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Type of Intervention: Border measures
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Level of Jurisdiction: National
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Overview: The Government of Brazil closed its land border with Venezuela, with the exception of humanitarian and cargo trucks.
Full details here: https://pandemic.internationalsos.com/2019-ncov/ncov-travel-restrictions-flight-operations-and-screening#MYS