Passengers test positive for COVID-19 on 1st cruise ship to set sail from North America

Two travelers have tested positive for COVID-19 while aboard the Celebrity Millennium, which is the first cruise ship to set sail from North America since 2020.
1:14 | 06/11/21

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We return to the covid outbreak on a cruise ship. Two people tested possible despite strict protocols in place. Gio Benitez has the latest. Good morning, gio. Reporter: George, good morning. The celebrity millennium is still at sea. Those two people were staying in the same room and came up positive during end of cruise testing. Celebrity is saying the individuals are asymptomatic and in isolation and being monitored by our medical team. We're conducting contact tracing. We were on that ship for the first two days. They scanned our vaccination cards. All adults had to show proof of vaccination. There were only a few children on board. They had to provide a negative celebrity said all crew members were fully vaccinated. Doctors tell us bre through cases are extremely uncommon, but do happen. Tomorrow the ship will disembark in St. Martin. Those two passengers have to stay in St. Martin until they test martin. George? Gio, thanks. Joining us is Dr. Ashish jha the Dean of the brown university

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