Tuesday 18 September 2018
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As China flexes muscle, US reaffirms support to PH with second carrier visit

ABOARD USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT, Manila Bay --- The US sent its aircraft carrier to Manila as part of its efforts to reaffirm its influence and commitment to the region amid escalating tensions in the South China Sea. The USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN-71) brings about 5,000 of its crew members to Manila for a port visit, as China shows off its military might in the disputed waters. China claims most parts of the South China Sea, while parts of them are claimed by the Philippines, Vietnam, Taiwan

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هذه الصفحة هي مجرد قاریء تلقائي للأخبار باستخدام خدمة الـ RSS و بأن نشر هذه الأخبار هنا لاتعني تأییدها علی الإطلاق.
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