USNS Mercy - updates

Rappler's latest stories on USNS Mercy


US Navy's lead hospital ship returns to PH

Jun 28, 2016 - 6:59 PM

More than 1 000 American sailors disembark at the Legazpi City seaport for a 2 week humanitarian mission

PACIFIC PARTNERSHIP. Photo by Rhaydz Barcia/Rappler

USNS Mercy welcomed by local officials in Subic Bay

Aug 05, 2015 - 8:01 PM

Participants on USNS Mercy and on the ground include personnel from the United States Australia South Korea Malaysia Japan and New Zealand

USNS MERCY. Photo by Randy V. Datu

PH accepts Chinese hospital ship offer

Nov 21, 2013 - 4:13 PM

The Philippines gives it nod to China s offer to send a hospital ship to areas affected by typhoon Yolanda

GOODWILL. A tug pushes out the departing hospital ship Peace Ark bound for the typhoon-ravaged Philippines from a Naval base in Zhoushan in China's eastern Zhejiang province on November 21. AFP Photo