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US Navy Chief: US Hasn't Stepped up Sea Patrols to Confront China

Poster:Surya NarayananPost date:2019-05-21
Catergory:Commentaries
Region:(U.S.-China Relations)
Issue:(U.S.-China Engagement)
(The Diplomat, By Annabelle Liang) While the U.S. Navy has not stepped up its activity in the South China Sea, it maintains consistent patrols of the area to check China's sweeping territorial claims over the region. A top admiral emphasized that the United States's freedom of navigation operations (FONOPS) are non-provocative in an effort to maintain a balance of power and status quo. He also commented on China's progress on constructing aircraft carriers, noting that they were early in the process. <Accessed 2019-05-21>  
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