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San Diego-Based Destroyer Sails Near Disputed Paracel Islands

The forward-deployed guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam and San Diego-based guided-missile destroyer USS Higgins sailed within 12 nautical miles of islands claimed by China on Sunday in a freedom-of-navigation exercise. The mission, reported by Reuters and other international news outlets, is the latest in the series around islands by fortified by the Chinese in the South China […]