No cruise for crews still stuck at sea with no pay

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No cruise for crews still stuck at sea with no pay

Some of the 100,000 have even committed suicide as operators give excuses for why they haven’t been repatriated

Harriet Alexander

An estimated 100,000 cruise ship crew members are stuck at sea amid the coronavirus pandemic, it was reported on Sunday.

Two staff members are known to have taken their own lives by jumping overboard, the Miami Herald said.

While passengers on cruise ships were evacuated by April, many of the crews remain on ships docked around the world or anchored off the coast — some without pay...

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