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61 coronavirus cases confirmed on Diamond Princess cruise ship

61 coronavirus cases confirmed on Diamond Princess cruise ship

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases has risen to 61 onboard the Diamond Princess, the cruise ship filled with thousands of passengers quarantined off a port near Tokyo — prompting one stranded American to plead with President Trump for help. Japanese Health Minister Katsunobu Kato announced at a news conference …

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Cruise ship MS Westerdam turned away over coronavirus fears

Cruise ship MS Westerdam turned away over coronavirus fears

Four countries have turned away a cruise ship carrying more than 2,000 people over coronavirus fears — even though the crew insists no one on board is infected, according to new reports. Holland America’s MS Westerdam ship has been prohibited from docking in Japan, Taiwan, the Philippines and the US …

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