The destroyer USS Mustin, shown leading a formation in March’s MultiSail 2018 military exercises in the Philippine Sea, was one of two US destroyers that sailed through the Taiwan Strait this weekend. Photo: US Navy

Pentagon defends US warships in the Taiwan Strait, shrugs at China’s outcry

A Pentagon spokesman said the passage took place in international waters, and ‘the United States Navy has got the right to transit’

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The destroyer USS Mustin, shown leading a formation in March’s MultiSail 2018 military exercises in the Philippine Sea, was one of two US destroyers that sailed through the Taiwan Strait this weekend. Photo: US Navy
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