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‘They said it’s because we’re American’: US military families living in Europe bumped from flights to Greece


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Tara Krause’s kids were “super-excited” about the family’s trip to Greece, the 35-year-old said, but their excitement turned to disappointment when ground staff at Frankfurt-Hahn airport barred the U.S. military family from traveling because of coronavirus restrictions.

“They told us, ‘No, you can’t fly,’ and they said it’s because we’re American,” Krause told Stars and Stripes on Thursday. “One of my 9-year-old twins cried herself to sleep that night.” https://www.stripes.com/news/europe/they-said-it-s-because-we-re-american-us-military-families-living-in-europe-bumped-from-flights-to-greece-1.641316

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