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China ‘Opposed’ to USS Carl Vinson’s Patrol in Contested Sea

China said on Tuesday it opposed action by other countries under the pretext of freedom of navigation that undermined its sovereignty, after a San Diego-based aircraft carrier began patrolling the contested South China Sea. The Navy said a strike group headed by the nuclear-powered USS Carl Vinson, began “routine operations” in the South China Sea on Saturday amid growing […]