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Chinese Naval Ship To Give Free Medical Services

Chinese Naval Ship To Give Free Medical Services
Chinese navy hospital ship Daishan Daoor or Ark Peace.
July 18
10:00 2018

 

Chinese navy hospital ship Daishan Dao or Ark Peace’s third stopover in the South Pacific is Fiji.

While the Chinese embassy Fiji did not disclose details it confirmed that a naval ship from their country will be giving medical services next month while it  is anchored at the Suva wharf.

Embassy spokesperson Chen Chen on Monday said they were yet to confirm details about the vessel’s arrival into Suva.

On Monday, Radio New Zealand said hundreds of people in Papua New Guinea’s capital, Port Moresby, were given free medical treatment on board the Chinese navy hospital ship.The ship, the Daishan Dao or Ark Peace, arrived in Papua New Guinea last Wednesday for a week-long stopover.

Papua New Guinea daily, National also reported that Prime Minister Peter O’Neill while visiting the ship on the weekend said the visit would strengthen the two countries’ bilateral relationship.After its visit to PNG, the Ark Peace will sail to Vanuatu and Fiji before moving on to South and Central America.

Meanwhile the High Commission of India to Fiji while not releasing details of one of their naval ships’ arrival to Fiji soon said that information will be made available either by the end of this month or first week of August.

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