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Coronavirus

Japan sent ship passengers home -- Was that correct?

Diamond Princess evacuees test positive after initial clean bills of health

Passengers on the Diamond Princess have tested positive for the coronavirus even after showing no symptoms during the two-week quarantine.   © Kyodo

TOKYO -- Three people evacuated from the Diamond Princess cruise ship were found Friday to be infected with the coronavirus, raising questions about Japan's decision to let disembarked passengers go home in a stark contrast to other nations enforcing two-week quarantines.

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