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Ukrainian refugee ship closer to full capacity
Glasgow’s Ukrainian refugee ship Ambition is getting closer to full capacity with about 1,120 people currently on board. The Scottish Government has chartered the vessel, docked at the Clyde in Govan, to offer temporary accommodation for people fleeing the Russian invasion. They are due to be placed in suitable longer-term accommodation with host families or other housing. People living on MS Ambition have access to restaurants, shops, child play areas an other facilities. The ship arrived in Scotland in Septembe, joining another vessel, the 'Victoria', which is a temporary home to Ukrainians in Leith, Edinburgh.
Cruise ship becomes accomodation ship for Ukrainian refugees
The Scottish government has chartered the 'Ambition' to accomodate Ukrainian refugees on board. The ship is due to arrive in Glasgow start of September 2022. Already in January the Tallink ferry 'Victoria' I' has been chartered for this purpose until October. On board were between 1.600 and 1.700 people who fled from the Russian war. The 'Ambition' can offer space for 1.750 refugees. The ship has sailed from Bar on Aug 13, where it had been laid up since April. In March 2023 the ship will return to cruise business for the Ambassador Cruise Line following a refurbishment.
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