The blue-chip FTSE 100 <.FTSE> fell 1.5% and the mid-cap FTSE 250 <.FTMC> lost 1.2%, with travel-related stocks <.FTNMX5750> leading declines as France warned that it would reciprocate. "All the travel stocks are getting a bit of a pounding today on the back of those tightening of quarantine rules," said Michael Hewson, market analyst at CMC Markets UK.
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