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Episode 38: Aboard the quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship

by Oscar Boyd and Ryusei Takahashi

Staff writers

Since Feb. 4, the Diamond Princess cruise ship has been quarantined in Yokohama Bay due to passengers being diagnosed with coronavirus COVID-19. Japan Times staff reporter Ryusei Takahashi has talked to passengers about their experiences on the ship. Hosted by Oscar Boyd.

Note: At 13:15 we discuss a story by the New York Post about two passengers who had wine delivered by done. It turned out to be a hoax.

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