Thousands of Americans scared and stuck abroad

About 9,000 Americans in 28 countries are stranded due to novel coronavirus and anxious to come home.
2:04 | 03/25/20

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Stranded scrambling and scared that is the case for thousands of Americans who are currently stuck abroad and trying to make it back into the United States an estimated 9000 Americans have been repatriated from. 28 countries according to the latest numbers from the State Department. The thousands more remain stranded we caught up with a few of those people anxiously awaiting help. My mom and I are trouble buddies and every year we make sure did international trip together. This year we plan by going to an article so we went through Argentina down to the into the world fish why made it safely to an artery cut. I am very easy to get this thing you know Perez. Came a little love really. Not to visit my grandparents coming and the care. The captain comes over the speaker. Multiple times a day each time he does at our stomachs drop of course and he lets us know what's going on as far as the call princess is concerned. We found out that our flights have been canceled and we were brought to our hotel where we are now. I'm quarantine to our room right and you hear. The next outstanding. PM the government announces temporary closing lawyers maintain that Cindy Kinney. You know here. Windows clean and our airlines canceling their planes entering O'Hare flames coming out. It's now costs us 5000 dollars. An air fare that we hadn't taken. We currently have flights going out on the 26. But we had that same flight going out. On the 22 that was canceled. Seeing strength. Check lanes. Company. I'm getting nervous because I am diabetic since it was my husband and I wanted to be sure that we have enough pills until we get kids. We're really working hard to deceive ourselves positive in this time. Held need Donald yeah. Million USA police and.

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