Israeli woman on Japanese cruise ship suspected to have coronavirus

An Israeli woman with a fever on board a quarantined cruise ship off the Japanese coast is awaiting the results of a test for coronovirus, Hebrew-language media reports.

The woman is not named. Eight to 14 Israelis are believed to be on the vessel.

National Japanese broadcaster NHK reported earlier today that around 60 more people on board the quarantined Diamond Princess moored off Japan have been diagnosed with novel coronavirus.

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