50 people caught on coronaramt ship out for France

About 50 people trapped on a cruise ship off the French coastal town of Marseille because of the corona virus. write DR. In all, the ship 1400 passengers on

50 people caught on coronaramt ship out for France

About 50 people trapped on a cruise ship off the French coastal town of Marseille because of the corona virus. write DR. In all, the ship 1400 passengers on

Ann McDonald
Ann McDonald
20 mart 2020 Friday 03:00
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50 people caught on coronaramt ship out for France

About 50 people trapped on a cruise ship off the French coastal town of Marseille because of the corona virus.

write DR.

In all, the ship 1400 passengers on board, and few of them have, according to DR been allowed to leave the ship.

at Least three persons on board have been diagnosed with coronavirus.

One of the danes who is stranded on the cruise ship, is the pensioner Torben Øholm.

He tells the DR that it has been very sparse with information, and the passengers are not aware of whether they can be allowed to go ashore in Marseilles and fly home to Denmark.

- What is the worst thing, is that you don't get the message. We have no idea of a brother, he says to DR.

Together with his wife, he has been on the cruise ship 'Costa Luminosa' page 5. march, where they went on board in Florida in the UNITED states.

Then sailed krydstogtsskibet on to the caribbean island of Puerto Rico, where an Italian couple was evacuated from the ship.

Both has later been tested positive for the coronavirus.

three Additional passengers were evacuated, as the ship five days ago docked in a port on Tenerife, writes DR.

Already before the couple Ølholms cruise vacation began, there was an older Italian man at the 'Costa Luminosa' been evacuated in the Cayman islands.

Here he was tested positive for the corona virus and died a few days later.

About 630 people will get permission to leave the ship in small groups. It said the port authorities Thursday, according to news agency Reuters.

Then the ship planned to continue on to Italy, where the remaining guests will go by, writes Reuters.

More krydstogtoperatører has suspended their travel for longer periods in attempts to contain the spread of the coronavirus.

Updated: 20.03.2020 03:00
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