US Aircraft Carrier Strike-Groups Deployed on Doorstep of SCS as Tension With China Continue to Soar

The U.S. Navy has positioned three of its aircraft carriers on the doorstep of the disputed South China Sea, as tensions between Washington and Beijing continue to soar.

Analysts said the dispatch to the Western Pacific of the three vessels was likely intended to send a message to China that, despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the United States military would continue to maintain a strong presence in the region.

China shadows two US ships through the Taiwan Strait

www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/12/31/china-shadows-two-us-ships-through-the-taiwan-strait

 

 

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