A file picture of the USS Lassen, which carried out a patrol last October near disputed islands held by Beijing in the South China Sea. Photo: Reuters

US reveals it exercised right to freedom of navigation against China in the South China Sea and other nations around the world

Sino-US ties have been strained after the US Navy has carried out a series of patrols near islands Beijing is developing in disputed areas of the South China Sea

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A file picture of the USS Lassen, which carried out a patrol last October near disputed islands held by Beijing in the South China Sea. Photo: Reuters
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