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Hundreds of Americans flown home from cruise ship, 14 with coronavirus

02 February, 2020 6:55 pm 6:55 pm

SHANGHAI/SIHANOUKVILLE, Cambodia (Reuters) – More than 300 American passengers have been flown home from a cruise ship after two weeks under quarantine off Japan, including 14 found to have coronavirus who were kept isolated on the flight. The cruise ship Diamond Princess, by far the largest cluster of coronavirus cases outside China, has become the … Read More

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US to evacuate Americans aboard cruise ship quarantined at Japan port

02 February, 2020 9:36 am 9:36 am

TOKYO (Reuters) – The United States said it would send an aircraft to Japan to bring back US. passengers on the quarantined cruise ship Diamond Princess, where the most coronavirus infections outside China have occurred. The US. Embassy in Tokyo said in a letter on Saturday to passengers that a chartered plane would arrive in … Read More

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No peak in sight as China reports 5,000 new coronavirus cases

02 February, 2020 1:05 pm 1:05 pm

BEIJING/SIHANOUKVILLE, Cambodia (Reuters) – China’s coronavirus outbreak showed no sign of peaking with health authorities on Friday reporting more than 5,000 new cases, while passengers on a cruise ship blocked from five countries due to virus fears finally disembarked in Cambodia. Policymakers pledged to do more to stimulate Asian economies hit hard by the virus, … Read More

China virus death toll more cases jumps cruise ship Japan

China virus death toll jumps past 500, more cases found on cruise ship off ...

02 February, 2020 8:35 am 8:35 am

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – The death toll from a new coronavirus in mainland China jumped by 73 to 563 on Thursday, its third consecutive record daily rise, as experts intensified efforts to find a vaccine for a disease that has shut down Chinese cities and forced thousands more into quarantine around the world. Hubei province, the … Read More