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Mercy Ships to be featured on "60 Minutes"

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(CBS) - An East Texas-based non profit organization will be featured this weekend on "60 Minutes".

Scott Pelley went to Africa's West Coast to see up-close the patients and the dedicated doctors and nurses on the Africa Mercy Ship who have made the ship and its mission "a way of life." Mercy Ships is a Garden Valley-based global charity which operates hospital ships in developing nations. The ship includes six state-of-the-art operating rooms, an intensive care unit and bed space for up to 78 patients.

You can check out Scott Pelley's report this Sunday-- February 17th on CBS19 starting at 6 PM.

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