With the Russians on the Diamond Princess liner contact is maintained

Among 2019 infected with coronavirus-nCoV on a cruise ship Diamond Princess no Russians. This was in a live program “60 minutes” said the VGTRK correspondent in Japan Sergey Mingazov.

“Only revealed two days 20 infected, 10 yesterday and 10 today. According to Japanese media, they are citizens of seven different countries. On the ship there are 24 Russians, and infection of the coronavirus have not revealed”, — said the correspondent.

Information Sergey ulitsa mingazheva confirms the message of the Russian Embassy in Japan, published on the Embassy page in Facebook:

“At the moment the Russians have the virus is not diagnosed. With compatriots contact is maintained in real time receive information about their problems, needs, and wishes. In cooperation with the Japanese authorities promptly take action to address emerging issues, particularly the supply of drugs”.

diplomats from the Russian Embassy in touch with trapped on the liner by the Russians. All on Board are about four thousand people, citizens of more than fifty countries.

Cruise ship Diamond Princess made a two-week cruise, which was to end on 4 February. When it became clear that one of the guests who went ashore in Hong Kong, fell ill with pneumonia a new type, the captain made the decision to stay in the port of Yokohama to check all passengers.

For the evacuation of patients from the Board was involved a coast guard cutter and the specially-equipped ambulance took them to hospital in Kanagawa Prefecture.