American passengers evacuated from the Diamond Princess in Japan disembark from a plane in San Antonio, Texas early on Monday. Photo: San Antonio Express-News via AP
American passengers evacuated from the Diamond Princess in Japan disembark from a plane in San Antonio, Texas early on Monday. Photo: San Antonio Express-News via AP

Coronavirus: 300 Americans from Diamond Princess cruise ship back and quarantined in US

  • Group includes 14 infected patients who were isolated in special containment areas on board two planes for evacuation
  • Passengers had been stuck for two weeks on vessel off Japan with largest cluster of cases outside China

American passengers evacuated from the Diamond Princess in Japan disembark from a plane in San Antonio, Texas early on Monday. Photo: San Antonio Express-News via AP
American passengers evacuated from the Diamond Princess in Japan disembark from a plane in San Antonio, Texas early on Monday. Photo: San Antonio Express-News via AP
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