Passengers on coronavirus-hit cruise ship arrive back in UK

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Published on February 22, 2020 - Duration: 00:44s

Passengers on coronavirus-hit cruise ship arrive back in UK

A repatriation flight carrying 32 British and European evacuees from the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan has landed back in the UK.

The plane, which also carried British government and medical staff, touched down at Ministry of Defence base Boscombe Down in Wiltshire shortly after 11.30am on Saturday morning.

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