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Cargo ship denied entry to Port of Halifax over COVID-19 fears

The Public Health Agency of Canada says they've denied the ship's entry to the Port of Halifax.

2020-04-01 5:42:00 PM

On March 17 the Public Health Agency of Canada says it was alerted that several crew members had symptoms “consistent with COVID-19 .”

The Public Health Agency of Canada says they've denied the ship's entry to the Port of Halifax.

2:12Cracking down on coronavirus profiteeringCracking down on coronavirus profiteeringThe crew of the vessel, as well as the shipping agent, have been told they will not be allowed to enter port until 14 days after the last date symptoms appear in the crew.

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The Siem Cicero was built in 2017, sails out of Liberia and can carry up to 7,000 cars.Questions about COVID-19? Here are some things you need to know:Health officials caution against all international travel. Returning travellers are legally obligated to self-isolate for 14 days, beginning March 26, in case they develop symptoms and to prevent spreading the virus to others. Some provinces and territories have also implemented additional recommendations or enforcement measures to ensure those returning to the area self-isolate.

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WOW, can't just tell the small crews to stay on board? Xenophobia in Halifax.

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Russia spreading propaganda during COVID-19 pandemic: U of C School of Public PolicyTitled COVID-19 as a Tool of Information Confrontation: Russia’s Approach, the article claims Russia is waging a war of disinformation centering around the COVID-19 pandemic. But somehow Chinese propaganda is totally ignored 🤔 Are these the same people spreading Russia Russia election interference that end up being fake🤓 Lmao not only have we gone to extreme lengths to make enemies with the USA, now we're starting with Russia. This will work out well.

Airline passengers denied refunds amid COVID-19 propose class action lawsuitA couple from Whitby, Ont. who had their dream vacation to Hawaii cancelled due to COVID-19 were shocked when Air Canada told them they would only receive a travel voucher. Definitely agree. Good!!!! Absolutely ridiculous you can keep people money! Corporate greed!! ESPECIALLY in such a crazy time. Read the fine print

Coronavirus: Cruise ship carrying 247 Canadians to dock in Florida ThursdayThe Florida governor said the state’s health care resources are already stretched too thin to take on the ship's coronavirus caseload. The Canadian Media won't talk about this Canadian turd that needs flushing! Watch this interview and the ignorance of this man toward Taiwan. He does this for China! What moron gets on a cruise during a pandemic?

2 inmates at maximum-security prison test positive for COVID-19: officialsIn a press release issued Monday, Correctional Services of Canada said two inmates at Port-Cartier Institution in Quebec have tested positive for COVID-19 . 😔 So what? You want to let them out on our empty streets to commit more crimes? Put em back in their cells and lock it

Calls to release some prisoners intensify as first known coronavirus outbreak announced in Canadian prisonTwo inmates, and nine staff members at the Port-Cartier Institution in Quebec have tested positive for COVID-19 Actually, someone on Twitter mentioned this as, I assumed, to be a joke. How does releasing prisoners make the outbreak better? Should the infected not be put into isolation cells? Seniors in care homes are kept isolated why should criminals be treated differently. Let them rot