Fifty COVID-19 cases on French aircraft carrier: Ministry

None of the 50 crew who tested positive for COVID-19 have suffered 'worsening health' so far, the statement said.

Published: 10th April 2020 04:51 PM  |   Last Updated: 10th April 2020 04:51 PM   |  A+A-

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PARIS: The French aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle has registered 50 cases of novel coronavirus on board, the armed forces ministry said Friday.

None of the 50 crew who tested positive for COVID-19 have suffered "worsening health" so far, the statement said.


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