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Ships with people from ill-fated cruise beg Florida to dock

Seattle Times Tuesday, 31 March 2020
MIAMI (AP) — Two ships carrying passengers and crew from an ill-fated South American cruise are pleading with Florida officials to let them carry off the sick and dead, but Gov. Ron DeSantis says Florida’s health care resources are already stretched too thin. As the Zandaam and its sister ship the Rotterdam make for Florida, […]
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News video: Florida gov: don't bring sick cruise passengers here

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Florida Governor Ron DeSantis has a message for cruise ships looking to dock in South Florida: We don't want your sick passengers. We need our hospital beds for Floridians.

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