The USS John McCain went within 12 nautical miles of Mischief Reef in August. Photo: AFP

China protests over US Navy patrol in contested South China Sea waters

US officials say warship’s passage challenges excessive maritime claims near the Paracel Islands

Topic |   South China Sea

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The USS John McCain went within 12 nautical miles of Mischief Reef in August. Photo: AFP
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