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2 US Warships Sail Through Taiwan Strait, Aggravating China

The USS Curtis Wilbur and USS Antietam conducted a routine transit to demonstrate US commitment “to a free and open Indo-Pacific,” Colonel Rob Manning told reporters. It was the second time in the space of three months that American warships had conducted so-called “freedom of navigation” exercises in the 180 kilometer wide stretch of water.

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