WORLD Last passenger disembarks from virus-hit cruise ship in Japan

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Last passenger disembarks from virus-hit cruise ship in Japan

By Liu Junguo | People's Daily app

22:07, February 27, 2020

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(Photo: Liu Junguo/People's Daily)

Tokyo (People's Daily) - The final passenger has disembarked from the Diamond Princess cruise ship, along with 91 crew members from 23 countries, according to Japan’s Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare.

There are still about 150 crew members on board, according to the ministry. Around 100 will disembark on Friday, and the rest will follow in the next few days.

They will stay in a dormitory arranged by the Japanese government or take charter flights to their home countries.

(Compiled by Bao Han)

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