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× 8 more Filipinos in quarantined cruise ship test positive for COVID-19

MANILA, Philippines --- Eight more Filipinos aboard the quarantined Diamond Princess docked off Japan have tested positive for COVID-19, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said Tuesday.

This brings the total number of infected Filipinos to 35 since the ship was quarantined on February 4.

"The DFA, through the Philippine Embassy in Tokyo, reports that as of 18 February 2020, the number of…

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