Hundreds of thousands of seafarers around the world are stranded at sea due to coronavirus travel restrictions, unable to go home or get medical care, the International Labour Organization (ILO) said, calling on nations to address their plight. Many shipping and transport workers have been at sea as long as 17 months or longer, as …

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