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Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage was denied boarding while trying to fly from the UK to the US for President Donald Trump’s campaign rally in Oklahoma.
The Department of Homeland Security conducted a review and made an exception for Farage.
The agency said it determined Farage’s travel “would be in the national interest.”
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Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage was denied boarding while trying to fly from the UK to the US on Friday prior to President Donald Trump’s campaign rally — but was allowed entry after the US Department of Homeland Security determined his travel “would be in the national interest.”

Farage, who attended Trump’s campaign rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma, was first denied boarding on June 19 due to coronavirus regulations, The Independent first reported. The US imposed travel restrictions on non-citizens who recently traveled from the UK and European Union since March, due to the coronavirus pandemic.See the rest of the story at Business Insider

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