Chinese navy hospital ship docks in Venezuela amid crisis

  • Venezuelan dancers welcome the arrival of Chinese navy hospital ship ” The Peace Ark” docked at the port in la Guaira, Venezuela, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018. The stop by the People’s Liberation Army Navy’s ship is the latest in an 11-nation “Mission Harmony” tour and will provide free medical treatment for Venezuelans. (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos)

LA GUAIRA, Venezuela (AP) — A Chinese navy hospital ship docked near Venezuela’s capital on Saturday as the OPEC nation’s deepening economic crisis garners the attention of the U.S. and other world powers.