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in the midst of the protests tear gas and chaos importer Rico this cruise ship has decided to talk on the island shores but it was largely alone and that decision Tuesday with five other cruises opting to skip their stops at San Juan altogether according to tourism officials losing that business might cost the island over three million dollars in sales it's a big blow to the bankrupt island that's still struggling to recover from deadly hurricanes in twenty seventeen locals here say they're doing what they can to keep their business afloat but mostly all they can do is wait by midnight a hopped on one of my business is is a boutique hotel and there have been many cancellations people are not coming to visit but %HESITATION waiting to see what happens local visitors have also stopped coming , the protests which began more than ten days ago saw hundreds of thousands of people take to the streets they're calling for the resignation of governor record over Sello who is at the heart of a major corruption scandal involving a leaked chat he and his aides use profane language to describe female politicians as well as openly gay Porter Ricans I I'm , for today's political proposals the government had promised us to help with tourism what he's done is go against us we're so low on Monday said he wanted another chance , but democratic officials on the island and in the mainland US have called for him to step down