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‘We’re not being quarantined. We’re being detained.’ Americans stuck in Cambodia amid pandemic

When Ryan Knapp and his wife booked a Viking River cruise along the Mekong Delta, they thought it would be a dream trip – a chance to finally see Angkor Wat, the stunning Buddhist temple complex, and explore other parts of Cambodia.

CDC: Westerdam passenger ‘never had coronavirus to our knowledge’ after cruise ship chaos

After chaos for a cruise ship of passengers and crew, an 83-year-old American woman who was said to have tested positive for coronavirus in Malaysia "never had coronavirus to our knowledge," the CDC told USA TODAY late Friday.

MS Westerdam passengers test negative for coronavirus; hundreds allowed to depart Cambodia

Passengers from the Holland America's MS Westerdam – the ship that finally docked in Cambodia last week after being turned away from multiple ports and later had one passenger diagnosed with coronavirus, prompting a new round of testing – can officially get on with their lives.

‘Everything is a mess right now’: Hundreds who were stuck on Westerdam cruise ship...

There was a moment of what seemed like sweet relief when passengers were able to disembark from Holland America's MS Westerdam after being turned away from multiple ports, but things took a turn when a passenger from the ship was diagnosed with coronavirus on her journey home.

‘It is taking time’: Holland America cruisers wait to get off docked ship in...

It's been an emotional ride for guests on board Holland America's MS Westerdam.

Coronavirus and cruises: Holland America ship to disembark in Cambodia after three denials (video)

Cambodia came to the rescue of passengers aboard Holland America's MS Westerdam on Wednesday, granting the ship permission to disembark at Sihanoukville on Thursday.

Are tariffs against China bringing factories and jobs back to the U.S.?

The tariffs that President Trump has slapped on Chinese imports haven't sparked the widespread return of manufacturers to the U.S. that Trump envisioned.