Stranded Britons waiting to be flown home from coronavirus-hit cruise ship

More than 70 British nationals stranded on a coronavirus-hit cruise ship are waiting to find out if they will be evacuated after the Government indicated they could be flown home.

A Number 10 spokesman said on Monday those on board the Diamond Princess, which is docked off the coast of Yokohama, Japan, were being contacted about the possibility of a repatriation flight.

It comes as the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) is attempting to contact British passengers who had...
source: Oxford Mail

2020-02-18 03:08
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