Sailors stranded in Germany after borders closed due to Covid – BBC News

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A group of sailors from Kiribati, in the Pacific Ocean, have been away from their family for nearly two years and are now stranded in Germany due to the Covid pandemic.

The 130 Kiribati men, who are living in a German youth hostel, said they’re now desperate to return home and see their families.

Their government sealed off borders at the start of the pandemic to stop coronavirus getting onto the island, which has still recorded no positive cases.

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