A luxury cruise ship carrying 206 passengers ran aground in the remote area of Alpefjord in Greenland, with passengers stranded for several days.
Why it matters
The incident is significant due to the potential danger to passengers and the challenging rescue operation in a remote location.
What the papers say
The Independent emphasizes the passengers being stranded and the challenging rescue operation, while The New York Times provides details about the ship's grounding and the rescue efforts. Al Jazeera focuses on the failed attempts to free the ship, and The Guardian highlights the presence of COVID-19 cases on board.
How we got here
The luxury cruise ship, Ocean Explorer, ran aground in the remote area of Alpefjord in Greenland, leaving passengers stranded for several days.
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