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Coronavirus in Texas

"Unsupported and ignored": Texans stuck in Peru say their government abandoned them

Texans marooned there after the country closed its borders described a harrowing ordeal trying to find a plane ticket out. The U.S. government is trying to repatriate them.

Sailors with the Peruvian Navy stand guard outside Jorge Chavez International Airport in Lima after the government closed th…

Coronavirus in Texas

As the coronavirus spreads across the state, The Texas Tribune is covering the most important health, economic and breaking developments that affect Texans, every day. Watch our Texas unemployment tracker, use our explainer on the coronavirus for essential information, and visit our map tracker for the number of cases, deaths and tests in Texas.

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Stranded travelers at the Jorge Chavez International Airport in Lima, Peru on March 16, 2020.
From left, Jonathan Du and Dan West during their trip in Peru. Du is currently stuck in Peru as a result of border closures …
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