IMO issues recommendation for medical assistance to seafarers

The coronavirus outbreak has made it unusually difficult for sick seafarers to get treatment on shore. Even when it does not involve coronavirus. New recommendations from the IMO aim to change this. "Now is time for governments around the world to deliver for seafarers," says secretary general.

Søfolk bliver tjekket i lufthavnen Changi i Singapore efter flere måneder på havet. Photo: Edgar Su / Reuters / Ritzau Scanpix/REUTERS / X90125

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