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U.S. Navy relieves aircraft carrier commander who wrote letter urging coronavirus action

Reuters Thursday, 2 April 2020
The U.S. Navy on Thursday relieved the commander of the aircraft carrier Theodore Roosevelt, who wrote a scathing letter that leaked to the public asking for stronger measures to control a coronavirus outbreak onboard his warship.
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