Two US Air Force B-52H Stratofortress bombers from Andersen Air Force Base in Guam flew near the disputed South China Sea on Monday, in what the US Pacific Air Forces described as a routine training exercise. Photo: ReutersTwo US Air Force B-52H Stratofortress bombers from Andersen Air Force Base in Guam flew near the disputed South China Sea on Monday, in what the US Pacific Air Forces described as a routine training exercise. Photo: Reuters
Two US Air Force B-52H Stratofortress bombers from Andersen Air Force Base in Guam flew near the disputed South China Sea on Monday, in what the US Pacific Air Forces described as a routine training exercise. Photo: Reuters

US bombers fly near South China Sea in ‘routine training mission’

  • Tensions on the rise between Beijing and Washington over resource-rich area
  • Flight occurred on the eve of Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visit to the Philippines

Topic |   South China Sea
Two US Air Force B-52H Stratofortress bombers from Andersen Air Force Base in Guam flew near the disputed South China Sea on Monday, in what the US Pacific Air Forces described as a routine training exercise. Photo: ReutersTwo US Air Force B-52H Stratofortress bombers from Andersen Air Force Base in Guam flew near the disputed South China Sea on Monday, in what the US Pacific Air Forces described as a routine training exercise. Photo: Reuters
Two US Air Force B-52H Stratofortress bombers from Andersen Air Force Base in Guam flew near the disputed South China Sea on Monday, in what the US Pacific Air Forces described as a routine training exercise. Photo: Reuters
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