Americans off cruise ship in Japan trade one quarantine for another


Caption Buses carrying passengers from the quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship leaving a port in Yokohama, near Tokyo on Feb. 17, 2020. - AP

TOKYO (AP): Americans Cheryl and Paul Molesky decided to trade one coronavirus quarantine for another.

The couple from Syracuse, New York, made the decision to cut short a 14-day quarantine on the Diamond Princess cruise ship in the port of Yokohama, near Tokyo, to be flown back to the United States.

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