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Kazakhstanis from the coronavirus-hit ship to return home soon, FM

19 February 2020 12:39

NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM As earlier reported, two women and two children from Kazakhstan were onboard the coronavirus-hit cruise ship put on quarantine near Japan.

Passengers of the Diamond Princess started today disembarking after the two-week isolation. All of them had to undergo additional tests.

«Kazakhstanis will return home soon if they tested negative for the virus. Those found to be infected with the pneumonia-causing virus will undergo treatment in Japan,» Kazakh Foreign Minister Mukhtar Tileuberdi said.