U.S. to evacuate American citizens aboard quarantined cruise ship off Japan – WSJ

Thomson Reuters Foundation | Feb 15, 2020 at 7:21 AM
  • The U.S. government is preparing to evacuate American citizens aboard the Diamond Princess cruise ship, the site of the most coronavirus infections found outside China and currently quarantined off Japan, the Wall Street Journal reported.
  • The cruise liner’s quarantine is set to end on Feb. 19.
  • The Diamond Princess cruise ship, owned by Carnival Corp , has been quarantined since arriving in Yokohama on Feb. 3, after a man who disembarked in Hong Kong before it travelled to Japan was diagnosed with the virus.