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In this photo taken on Tuesday, March 24, 2020, stranded tourists in motor homes queue in northern Morocco, near the Spanish enclave of Ceuta. Tourists were stranded in the region due to a lockdown and other strict measures taken by Moroccan authorities to limit the spread of the coronavirus. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. (Andy McKettrick via AP)

Hundreds of tourists stranded in Moroccan lockdown

Mar. 26, 2020 11:48 AM EDT

RABAT, Morocco (AP) — Hundreds of tourists who were traveling in Morocco in motorhomes have found themselves stranded in a parking lot near a Tangier highway that authorities have turned into a makeshift quarantine center. The mostly British tourists were told by Moroccan authorities reacting to the...