Breaking News – Guided-missiles destroyer USS Lassen enters 12 nautical miles of China man-mad islands

Monday, October 26th 2015, United States sends the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer, the USS Lassen (DDG-82) to challenge the 12-nautical-mile territorial limit China claims around the South China Sea islands following months of deliberation.

China claims most of the South China Sea, one of the world’s busiest sea lanes, through which more than $5 trillion of world trade passes every year.


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