The ship was placed under quarantine on February 4, with more than 3,000 people affected. Photo: Kyodo
The ship was placed under quarantine on February 4, with more than 3,000 people affected. Photo: Kyodo

Coronavirus: 99 more cases on Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan as US evacuates citizens

  • Cruise ship has been moored in Yokohama near Tokyo and has been identified as the largest cluster outside China with 454 cases
  • As criticism of Japanese quarantine mounts, US evacuates about 340 Americans, including 14 people confirmed to have been infected

The ship was placed under quarantine on February 4, with more than 3,000 people affected. Photo: Kyodo
The ship was placed under quarantine on February 4, with more than 3,000 people affected. Photo: Kyodo
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