PBS NewsHour

What will become of Americans stranded abroad?

Clip: 03/27/2020 | 5m 55s Video has closed captioning.

The State Department says it has brought back 15,000 Americans who were stranded in more than 30 countries across the globe. But some 30,000 are still stuck abroad, growing increasingly worried about border closures, food shortages and health care systems that are becoming overwhelmed. Nick Schifrin reports on the immense challenge of trying to return home amid a global pandemic.

Aired: 03/27/20

Rating: NR

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