A Chinese Luyang-class destroyer (right) sailed within 41 metres of the USS Decatur in the South China Sea on Sunday. Photo: US Navy

Beijing’s challenge to US warship in South China Sea ‘deliberate and calculated’, observers say

By the normal rules for ensuring navigational safety ‘there’s no way we would see ships getting so close’, analyst says

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A Chinese Luyang-class destroyer (right) sailed within 41 metres of the USS Decatur in the South China Sea on Sunday. Photo: US Navy
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