Ministers provide update on plan to repatriate “Grand Princess” passengers

Ministers provide update on plan to repatriate “Grand Princess” passengers



At a news conference in Ottawa, Foreign Affairs Minister François-Philippe Champagne, Health Minister Patty Hajdu, and Dr. Theresa Tam, Canada’s chief public health officer, discuss the federal government’s plan to repatriate passengers of the “Grand Princess.” There are reportedly 237 Canadians aboard the vessel, which is currently quarantined off the coast of California due to an outbreak of coronavirus on board.