Cruise ships and COVID-19: Giant ships beached at scrapyard in Turkey, set to be broken up

With cruising all but suspended worldwide, videos have emerged of several large cruise ships being beached in Aliaga, Turkey to be scrapped.

Two other ships are seen in the videos, MS Monarch and Carnival Fantasy, with one clip showing the latter being driven aground in preparation for scrapping. A fourth ship, Carnival Inspiration, is also reportedly bound for the scrapyard.

Cruise ships and COVID-19: Giant ships beached at scrapyard in Turkey, set to be broken up