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Cargo ship workers are warning of a looming disaster as some 300,000 people are effectively trapped at sea in the coronavirus pandemic.
One Swedish seafarer, stuck at sea for four months, asked: “Would you lock the door to, for example, a factory to isolate people from COVID-19? Unless you are a ruthless dictator, you would most likely not even consider it.”
An Indian seafarer who had been at sea longer than 12 months said: “We are starting to fight over little things for stupid reasons.”