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Health, International

Canadian cruise ship passengers stranded in Japan begin quarantine in Canada

Canadian passengers who were stranded in Japan for more than two weeks on board the coronavirus-stricken Diamond Princess cruise ship have begun a 14-day quarantine after arriving in Canada earlier today, federal officials said. A plane chartered by the federal» 

Health, International, Society

More cases of coronavirus on quarantined cruise ship in Japan

Japan’s health ministry has confirmed another 39 new cases of the coronavirus on the Diamond Princess cruise ship. The latest update means that there have been 174 confirmed cases of the virus, at least seven of which are Canadian. The» 

Health, International

Canadians repatriated from Wuhan begin 14-day quarantine in Canada

More than 200 Canadians who were repatriated from Wuhan, the Chinese metropolis at the epicentre of a deadly coronavirus outbreak, on two separate flights began their 14 day quarantine at a Canadian military base in Ontario Friday. The first group»