British aircraft carrier the HMS Queen Elizabeth is due to visit Japanese ports in September for joint exercises. Photo: AP British aircraft carrier the HMS Queen Elizabeth is due to visit Japanese ports in September for joint exercises. Photo: AP
British aircraft carrier the HMS Queen Elizabeth is due to visit Japanese ports in September for joint exercises. Photo: AP
South China Sea

British warships supporting US in Asia-Pacific ‘could expand Five Eyes’ remit’

  • Sending the two additional warships could put China under pressure and help share the US’ burden in the region, Chinese observers say
  • Five Eyes alliance could be broadening focus from sharing intelligence to military operations, according to naval expert

Topic |   South China Sea
British aircraft carrier the HMS Queen Elizabeth is due to visit Japanese ports in September for joint exercises. Photo: AP British aircraft carrier the HMS Queen Elizabeth is due to visit Japanese ports in September for joint exercises. Photo: AP
British aircraft carrier the HMS Queen Elizabeth is due to visit Japanese ports in September for joint exercises. Photo: AP
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