The US Navy said guided-missile destroyer the USS Curtis Wilbur conducted a “routine Taiwan Strait transit”. Photo: AFP
The US Navy said guided-missile destroyer the USS Curtis Wilbur conducted a “routine Taiwan Strait transit”. Photo: AFP

China hits out at US Navy ‘provocation’ after warship transits Taiwan Strait

  • PLA says guided-missile destroyer’s passage through the waterway on Tuesday endangered peace and stability in the region
  • Both sides recognise the strait may become ‘a dangerous place’ if tensions keep rising, according to analyst

The US Navy said guided-missile destroyer the USS Curtis Wilbur conducted a “routine Taiwan Strait transit”. Photo: AFP
The US Navy said guided-missile destroyer the USS Curtis Wilbur conducted a “routine Taiwan Strait transit”. Photo: AFP
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