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Hundreds OFWs, among over 24,000 stuck in quarantine facilities, finally go home

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Hundreds of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) who are among the stranded 24,000 individuals in the quarantine facilities for nearly two months are now going home.

The order was made by President Rodrigo Duterte. These OFWs have already completed the 14-day mandatory quantine and have tested negative for the virus.

Many of these returnees have either lost their jobs or tourist visa holders abroad and can’t no longer afford to sustain their everyday living.

Ryan Namia
Ryan Namia spends most of his days reading over drafts of new written content and determining which ones make the final cut for online and print publication. He received his Bachelor's degree in Journalism in 2015 and has been writing since 2016. Got story to tell? Email him at eic@theglobalfilipinomagazine.com.

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