U.S. to ease visa restrictions on Gambia from Dec. 12


WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. State Department said on Tuesday that visa restrictions imposed on Gambia earlier this year will be lifted as of Dec. 12 after Banjul took steps to ensure its citizens ordered to leave the United States are re-admitted to the West African country.

(Reporting by Arshad Mohammed; Writing by David Alexander; Editing by Eric Walsh)